Accountant 2

The Wine Group, 17000 E. Highway 120, Ripon, California, United States of America Req #1883
Tuesday, January 30, 2024

At The Wine Group we are passionate about our people, our future and our wine. We are America’s second largest wine producer by volume with over 1,200 employees globally across 12 locations in California, New York, and Australia. We are proud to be responsible for many of America’s most beloved wine brands, including Cupcake, Franzia, Chloe, Concannon, Benziger, Imagery, AVA Grace, 7 Deadly, and more. We are dedicated to our culture built on values like entrepreneurialism, innovation, social responsibility, and stewardship. To learn about us and our career opportunities, check us out at and then come join the exciting journey at The Wine Group.



The Accountant 2 position is the intermediate accountant role at The Wine Group. Contributing to the timely completion and analysis of financial results and accounting transactions, responsibilities also include supporting accounts receivable and tracking the Company’s capital projects and maintaining fixed asset schedules. The position requires strong organizational, analytical, and interpersonal skills, using limited judgment and initiative to fulfill tasks. Other accounting related tasks will be required as needed. This role is eligible for remote-based work. The preferred candidate will be located within easy commuting distance of Ripon, CA to assist with collecting department mail and customer checks. There may be limited travel to production facilities in California to assist with audits and fixed assets inventory checks.




  • Assist with the preparation of timely, accurate monthly financial statements.
  • Prepare journal entries required to reflect monthly activity.
  • Assist with audit work papers for the annual financial audit.
  • Analyze capital expenditure project costs and maintain company fixed asset ledgers.
  • Complete daily treasury transactions including wire transfers.
  • Assist with accounts receivable reconciliations and resolving customer issues.
  • Complete monthly bank and general ledger account reconciliations
  • Assist with external property tax audits.
  • Administer the company’s leases, analyzing new lease proposals and advising management.
  • Complete annual property tax statements.
  • Prepare ad hoc reports and analysis for management as needed.
  • This job description reflects management’s assignment of general functions; it does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned.




  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business
  • Minimum of 3 years accounting experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of JD Edwards/Oracle ERP system.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Knowledge of accounting principles, practices, and procedures.
  • Strong organizational, critical thinking and customer service skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and commitment to professional integrity.
  • Able to execute on multiple tasks, deadlines, and priorities.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with emphasis on confidentiality, tact, and diplomacy.




  • Primary work activities are within an office environment.
  • Limited travel to production facilities in Ripon, California to assist with audits and complete annual physical fixed assets inventory checks.




  • Hourly Pay Range Posted: $31.68 - $47.55/hr.
  • Actual compensation will be based on factors such as experience; skills, knowledge, and abilities; education; and other position related factors.



At The Wine Group, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to an environment of mutual respect, diversity, and inclusion. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristic protected by law.



Other details

  • Job Family Finance/Accounting
  • Job Function Finance
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $31.68
  • Max Hiring Rate $47.55
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
Location on Google Maps
  • The Wine Group, 17000 E. Highway 120, Ripon, California, United States of America