Staff Accountant

Our Company:

Tanimura & Antle is an employee owned family farming business with a four-generation legacy and a passionate commitment to growing premium quality produce.  As one of the largest independent vegetable growers in the United States, Tanimura & Antle farms more than 36,000 acres of rich, fertile farmland and ships a full line of premium fresh conventional, organic and greenhouse grown produce products throughout the nation.

We are looking for employees that fit into the Tanimura & Antle culture and want to have an impact on our growth and success.  We believe in, and are committed to, creating a sustainable future through innovation throughout our operations.

Our Mission:

To “Consistently provide our customers fresh and healthy premium produce with superior customer service that meets and exceeds their quality and value expectations”

Our Vision:

To “Operate as a highly innovative company, sustainably growing, while enhancing the lives of all through employee ownership and customer inspired partnerships”

Location:  Salinas, CA

Pay Range:  $28.85 to $36.06 per hour

The Role: Join our dynamic accounting team and become an integral part of our employee-owned company’s growth and success. Reporting to our Assistant Controller, you will assume responsibility for timely and precise reconciliations, in-depth research, journal entries, and ad hoc analysis/reporting. This role will provide cross-training opportunities across various areas, allowing you to expand your accounting expertise and gain a deeper understanding of our business operations. We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual with acute attention to detail who thrives in a collaborative environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Execute timely and accurate financial reconciliations.
  • Conduct in-depth research to ensure data accuracy and resolve discrepancies.
  • Prepare and post journal entries to maintain accurate financial records.
  • Collaborate on ad hoc financial analysis and reporting projects.
  • Participate in cross-functional training to broaden accounting knowledge.
  • Collaborate closely with colleagues to support departmental goals and initiatives.


  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment with a “can-do” attitude.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen eye for detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to facilitate effective cross-functional interactions.
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy.
  • Solid understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Proficiency in Excel, ranging from intermediate to advanced.
  • Experience with JD Edwards or similar financial software is advantageous.

Education and Licensing:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • CPA certification or progress toward CPA certification is a plus.
  • Continuing education in accounting and finance to stay current with industry standards and regulations.

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