Senior Accountant

Location

Brookfield, Connecticut

Department

Finance

Reports To

Controller, SC&I

Greenfield is looking for a Senior Accountant to join our growing team.

Reporting directly to the Business Unit Controller, the Sr. Accountant is responsible for assisting with all accounting activities to ensure compliance with GAAP, corporate policies and external audits. The Sr. Accountant will perform duties such as the reconciliation of the balance sheet, entering journal entries, preparing financial reports, assisting with audit preparations and performing other accounting duties as assigned. The Sr. Accountant will also assume a leadership role guiding other accounting personnel in daily tasks.

Who We Are:

Greenfield Global is a leading producer and supplier of high-value, mission-critical raw materials, ingredients, and additives that are vital to businesses and integral to a lower carbon economy. From start-ups to the largest brands in the world, customers trust Greenfield’s extensive portfolio of premium products, regulatory expertise, and industry-leading service to improve people’s lives and the health of the planet.

Why Join Greenfield?

We innovate, collaborate, and work with purpose. By unlocking the potential of people, partnerships, and nature to accelerate sustainable solutions for the health of the planet, our work has a positive impact on the environment around the world. We’re always looking for people who can bring new talents and experience to our team.

Who You Are:
  • High levels of integrity and ethical standards
  • Accounting Degree (CPA preferred but not required)
  • Possesses a strong systems background and excellent analytical skills
  • Good written, verbal communication and collaborative skills
  • Proficiency in Excel and Microsoft Office products
  • Knowledge of ERP systems and ability to work well with others
  • Innate desire to drive efficiency and accuracy
  • Ability to work independently under minimal supervision and with competing priorities
  • Ability to develop, implement and adhere to accounting policies and financial controls
Your Experience Should Include:
  • 5 or more years of related general accounting experience in a complex environment (preferably manufacturing)
  • Experience working with multiple entities in a multi-currency environment
  • Knowledge of MS D365 preferred but not required
  • Participation or ownership of month-end closing processes
  • Experience implementing process improvements in an office environment
Job Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to the monthly and year-end accounting close procedures, entering journal entries, accruals and other adjusting entries, account balance reconciliations and report preparation
  • Provide thought partnership to the Controller to improve the efficiency and accuracy of the accounting function
  • Lead various projects as they arise
  • Assist in the provision of tax and regulatory reporting for government entities
  • Consult with external auditors in performance of interim and annual audit of financial statements
  • Periodic review and testing of internal controls
  • Ad hoc reporting and other duties as assigned

Total Compensation & Care:

  • Base salary dependent on experience and demonstrated performance
  • Formal and informal training opportunities
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Income protection: short- and long-term disability coverage, life insurance, paid
    personal sick time
  • Vacation time exceeding industry standards
  • Company funded retirement savings program with individual contribution
    opportunities
  • Meaningful and challenging work
  • Curated intentional culture focused on growth and development, engagement, and
    communication

About Us

We own and operate five distilleries, four specialty chemical manufacturing and packaging plants, and three next-generation biofuel and renewable energy R&D centers. This integrated model enhances supply chain transparency, quality control, custom formulation development, and ultimately customer satisfaction.

Core Values

  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Commitment
  • Openness to Change
  • Core Principles

Innovation

We are constantly seizing opportunities to develop new products, processes and methods to meet the diverse and demanding requirements of our customers.

Collaboration

We are part catalyst, part collaborator. We work with partners to get the most out of our existing products, and to develop custom solutions for our customer requirements.

Responsibility

Our commitment to give back to local communities in the US and Canada goes beyond the bottom line. We give back to the planet by processing renewable resources into low carbon fuels and chemicals.

Agility

Our team is not only fast, we has the flexibility and creativity to pivot with customer needs to develop custom-made, on-time solutions.

Discipline

At every plant, and for every customer, for every shipment, we put quality first. We operate a tight, transparent supply chain while meeting the highest regulatory standards.