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Commodity Settlement Specialist

Date: Apr 9, 2019

Location: Chesterfield, MO, US, 63017

Company: Bunge

Bunge Limited (, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company operating in over 40 countries with approximately 32,000 employees. Bunge buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to serve customers worldwide; processes oilseeds to make protein meal for animal feed; produces edible oil products for consumers and commercial customers in the food processing, industrial and artisanal bakery, confectionery, human nutrition and food service categories; produces sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat, corn and rice to make ingredients used by food companies; and sells fertilizer in South America. Founded in 1818, the company is headquartered in White Plains, New York.


The Commodity Settlements Specialist is responsible for performing a variety of transactions including: creating tickets, applying shipments/receipts to purchase & sales contracts, issuing invoices and settlements, tracking and recording freight and other expenses/accruals, and preparing and reviewing documents to ensure accurate and timely recording of rail, barge, and truck transactions. There will also be some month-end closing related responsibilities.


Essential Functions

  • Coordinate and communicate with commercial team, customers and vendors to efficiently record and apply shipments to the appropriate contract
  • Prepare, assemble, and validate necessary documents for settlement/invoicing
  • Create tickets, apply to contracts, and settle/invoice customers and vendors
  • Interface barge/rail/truck tickets to/from the terminals
  • Perform daily controls required for balancing and ensuring proper general ledger postings
  • Manage dispute management cases and work with customers to resolve differences in a timely fashion
  • Perform other duties needed to meet the shifting priorities of the department
  • Ensure reconciliation of recorded purchase and sales transactions for interoffice partners
  • Analyze and propose process improvements to support continuous improvement environment
  • Support, instruct, and train peers on more complex or non-routine activities


Skills/Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Business or related field preferred
  • 2+ years of experience in related field accepted in lieu of degree
  • Knowledge of SAP and GTM a plus
  • Knowledge of basic computer programs required (Excel, Word, Lotus Notes)
  • Detail-oriented and high attention to accuracy
  • Self-starter with strong time management skills with the ability to work within a team environment in a growing and dynamic segment
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks to meet deadlines while maintaining accuracy
  • Flexibility to work overtime based on business demands

Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.  Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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