Plant Accountant

AGI Yargus


Closing: October 15, 2021

Posted: September 3, 2021


Marshal, IL, USA

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About AGI

Ag Growth International (AGI) is a Canadian based food infrastructure company. With over 3,800 employees and over 30 global manufacturing brands, AGI is a leading provider of equipment and technology solutions for agricultural commodities including seed, fertilizer, grain and feed systems and an expanding platform for food processing facilities.

AGI Yargus designs, builds, and installs fertilizer handling equipment and material handling equipment worldwide.  AGI Fertilizer Systems is full-service company with experienced engineering, design, production, installation, transportation, and technical personnel to serve this industry.  Specializing in putting customers in control as the leading manufacturer of automation blending and material handling systems for the agriculture, fuel and aerial industries.


The Opportunity

We are actively seeking a Plant Accountant for Yargus, a division of AGI. In this role, you will be responsible for assisting the Division Controller in the preparation of all financial and cost data.


The Team

You will work closely with and report to the Yargus Division Controller.  You will work in collaboration with management staff by providing accurate information in the areas of costs, budgets, forecasting and to do so in an efficient manner.



  • Optimize perpetual inventory systems by fully utilizing ERP functionality. Engineer to order environment with complex job orders, BOMs and RF scanning. 
  • Institutionalize post-mortem reporting processes.  Variance analysis of quotes to actuals for materials, labor and overhead.
  • Assist in month-end closing, balance sheet reconciliations, and compiling data for financial reporting.
  • Cultivate growth with accounting department staff and inventory control staff to ensure best practices are developed and managed going forward as best in class.
  • Improve quoting systems
  • Improve forecasting capabilities
  • Improve working capital efficiency.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and/or 5+ years of Accounting/Finance experience
  • Ability to research, compiles, analyze and interpret data.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to work independently under minimal supervision
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Excel and Microsoft Office products


How To Apply 

Apply today! Click the “Apply Today” button above or email with your cover letter and resume and note the job you’re applying for in the subject line.

We thank you for applying, however, only those selected to continue in the interview process will be contacted.

Accommodations are available upon request for candidates with a disability taking part in the recruitment process and once hired.

AGI is an equal opportunity employer.