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Accounting Generalist

Date: Feb 16, 2021

Location: Knoxville, TN, US

Company: Flowers Foods


Assists the Plant Controller in all phases of office operations. Requires constant interaction with work group and other departments at the primary work location. Position requires demonstration of competency for all on-the-job activities that may have a direct or indirect affect on product safety, legality and/or quality.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to :

  • Supervises work of subordinates.
  • Assists Controller in preparation and presentation of Profit or Loss Reports.
  • Matches invoices to proper receiving tickets from the Receiving Clerk.
  • Distribution of Payroll Checks.
  • Prepares financial reports including bank deposits, cashier sheets, etc.
  • Reconciles Cash Disbursement, Payroll and outstanding bank accounts.
  • Prepares Managers Report.
  • Analyzes General Ledger Accounts.
  • Maintains cleanliness of work area.
  • Ensures compliance with all company policies and procedures (EEO, Sexual Harassment, Safety, Sarbanes Oxley, etc.)
  • Performance of other duties which are deemed by management to be an integral part of the job, including but not limited to fulfillment of work schedules, adherence to attendance policies, and other applicable operating rules, policies and procedures.

Desired Experience

6 months to a year of accounting experience, internships included.

Desired Education

Four year degree in Business Administration/Major in Accounting.

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent total rewards package.  Please reply by 02/28/21.  Resumes are active for 30 days.  Interested job seekers who successfully complete the series of pre-screening questions and who appear to possess the basic qualifications for this position may be contacted for a telephone interview.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disability


If you need assistance with submitting your resume due to a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to Robert Eugene Brown at or 865 362-7532.

Nearest Major Market: Knoxville

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