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Sr. Accountant (General / Canada BPC)

Sr. Accountant (General / Canada BPC)

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Position Location:     Tulsa, OK

Business Unit:            Finance Shared Service Center

Supervision: NA

Ingredion Incorporated is a leading global ingredient solutions provider to the food, beverage, paper and corrugating, brewing and other industries. Headquartered in the Chicago suburb of Westchester, Illinois, we turn grains, fruits, vegetables and other plant materials into value-added ingredients and biomaterial solutions. Serving customers in over 100 countries, our ingredients make crackers crunchy, yogurts creamy, candy sweet, paper stronger and add fiber to nutrition bars. With more than 11,000 employees around the world, we serve customers in more than 60 diverse markets in over 100 countries.

Each day, we live our Company Values—Safety, Quality, Integrity, Respect, Excellence and Innovation—so that we may create enduring, mutual value for our customers, business associates, communities, colleagues and shareholders. If you are curious, confident, and believe in the power of game-changing ideas, we want you to make us part of your career formula. 

The Tulsa-based Shared Service Center is a key element of our commitment to finance excellence and the delivery of high quality finance support to the US. / CA organization.

As your career develops, Ingredion offers a diverse set of career options in the US, Canada and abroad.  Our company continues to grow, organically, geographically and through acquisition.


As a Sr. Accountant, your responsibilities will include:

Execute accounting transactions for the North America business, in accordance with GAAP, ensuring transactions are accurate and properly stated. Participate in the month-end and year-end closing processes as required.  


  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements to ensure accurate expenditure data is available for the US/Canadian business as required.
  • Prepare and provide financial information for internal/external audits, ensuring information is accurate and timely.
  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations in a timely manner to ensure internal control polices are being followed.
  • Book journal entries as required and ensure that transactions are recorded accurately and in compliance with applicable standards.
  • Perform monthly BPC actual’s submission to corporate, ensuring information is properly recorded and validated
  • Preparation of financial statements in accordance with FAS 58
  • Perform account analysis and other projects as requested by manager.
  • Identify, initiate and develop system changes with information technology to improve the availability of financial information, minimizing disruption during implementation and creating efficiencies.
  • Ensure Desk Top Procedures (DTP’s) are written and current for all job functions and that they comply with internal control policies.
  • Conduct process reviews to identify improvements to enhance the quality of financial reporting. Lead the implementation of improvements identified through this process
  • Develop strong working relationship with Corporate management team and provide quality and timely financial analysis data and financial information to Management team upon request.
  • Train and develop new staff in the department as needed



Qualified Candidate will have:

  • 4+ years of significant experience in financial analysis, reporting, accounting or auditing within a multinational environment and public companies.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; CPA a plus
  • SAP and BPC experience a plus
  • Significant relevant experience in fast paced accounting department
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare and analyze financial statements
  • Proficient in monthly general ledger closing process and consolidations
  • Demonstrated ability to identify issues, develop solutions, and make and support decisions to resolve problems and take advantage of opportunities.
  • Proven proficiency in the use of MS Office Suite Software Programs (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc)


Desired behaviors & experiences:

  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving skills required
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Dedicated team player with innovative mind-set to develop and implement internal process improvements
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals with little supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines  


Relocation Available?            Considered for current Ingredion employees in U.S. / Canada  


Job Grade:                              F



What is the formula for a winning career?

It starts with joining a thought leader, innovator and true high performer, grounded in values and driven to innovate and advance. As a Fortune 500 global provider of ingredient solutions, Ingredion offer great careers across various functions—corporate, scientific, engineering and operations, sales and technical service, marketing and more. If you are curious, confident, and believe in the power of game-changing ideas, we want you to make us part of your career formula.

Successful: Grow with a leader. Ingredion is FORTUNE 500 company with consistently strong financial performance.

Responsible: Thrive with an organization that lives its values. We drive relentlessly toward sustainable practices and responsible operations wherever we do business.

Meaningful: Be proud of where you work and what you do. Ingredion enables innovation in foods, beverages and consumer products that touch lives around the world.