POET Grain Accountant

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At POET, it is our mission to be good stewards of the Earth by converting renewable resources to energy and other valuable goods as effectively as humanly possible. For over thirty years, our drive and passion to change the world has enabled us to become the largest producer and marketer of bioethanol and leader in bio-based products in the world.




As a POET Grain Accountant, you will have the chance to work directly with some of our great suppliers and customers of our business.  You will also memorialize these interactions in our general ledger and supporting systems as your work plays an integral role in maintaining our customer service and cash flow, while also providing the foundation for building our financial statements. Sound intimidating? Don’t worry. If you are a problem solver, detail oriented, a good team player, effective communicator and looking for an opportunity with a strong, growing company in an exciting industry, we can provide you with all the necessary training and tools to be successful.



  • Generate invoices daily and review for accuracy before distribution to the customer
  • Process grain settlements, and issue payments to our suppliers
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts, preparing related accruals as needed
  • Maintain and update process documentation for role
  • Since we are all about teamwork and getting the job done, your skills may be put to a lot of other uses!



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 3+ years’ experience in accounting or a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office including MS Excel and Outlook
  • Experience working with financial statements


  • High level of personal integrity
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Sense of urgency which drives results
  • Interpersonal skills – ability to effectively interact with individuals at all levels within/outside the organization
  • Demonstrated problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Innovative mindset
  • Ability to think objectively
  • Self-awareness in the face of uncertainty
  • Ability to work in a team environment

In order to be considered for the role, please complete the online application and submit a resume at: www.poet.com/careers 




At POET we believe in developing our team members to their highest potential and recognizing contributions that add value to the organization. Each new team member’s position and compensation are carefully determined by considering their unique qualifications and skillset.



  • Culture is king at POET. We’re all on the same team. We always communicate. And we park our egos at the door. These aren’t just slogans on our walls. It’s the way we do things at POET.
  • We have an open work environment, with no offices. We are all in this together and we work close together.
  • We work hard. We play hard. We have frequent team events, from bowling to BBQs to charity activities. 
  • We also expect that everyone will maintain a healthy work-life balance.  It’s the best way to optimize health, happiness and productivity over the long term.  
  • There is not a lot of physical labor, most of your time in the office will be at a desk.  
  • POET Biofuels is proud to be the 2022 Winner of Wichita Business Journal's Best Places to Work Large Company Category!

Beyond our world-class culture, POET team members enjoy competitive pay and benefits including;

  • Attractive Relocation Assistance and Bonus Programs for qualifying positions and/or locations
  • Competitive pay, including shift premium pay for qualifying positions
  • Quarterly Profit-Sharing Bonuses, and Bi-Annual Incentive Bonuses
  • Individual and family plans for health, dental, & vision insurance, including a generous employer Health Savings Account contribution
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • A multifaceted wellness program encompassing the whole person – mentally, physically, and spiritually
  • Onsite fitness centers or fitness reimbursements
  • 401K with company match
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Excellent work-life balance with a 'family-first' culture
  • Safety and cold weather gear reimbursements
  • Discounted home and auto insurance

In order to be considered for the role, please complete the online application and submit a resume at: www.poet.com/careers 

If          If you want to learn more about us, please visit us at www.poet.com


POET is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). POET complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding hiring and employment. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.


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