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SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

Job Description

Our associates' experience and knowledge are our greatest asset. Continued positive growth is a necessity and we remain committed to providing our associates access to the best opportunities for career development and advancement.

Location: Charlotte, NC

Fresh Approach To Great Results. 

Charlotte-based Compass Group North America is the leader in foodservice management and support services. By combining fresh ideas with the industry’s greatest talent, we continue to set the standards for food and service excellence. Our vision for success is a powerful one – to continue to rise above the competition in every aspect of our business – from leading-edge technology, to purchasing, to foodservice, to catering and vending, to facilities management and support services. That kind of commitment commands only the best, and it.s our great people providing great service that generates our great results. In turn, it’s important to us that our talented employees be given the proper resources to achieve their fullest potential.

Job Description:

Compass Group, the world’s leading contract foodservice company, has a Great Opportunity for career development and growth with Canteen Vending Services as a Sr. Accountant.    

Responsibilities:

    • Financial Statements prepared in a timely and accurate manner.
    • Accounting conforms to generally accepted accounting principles.
    • Balance sheet accounts reconciled monthly.
    • Ensure accounting follows contract terms.
    • Analyze income statement and balance sheet for possible misstatement.
    • General Journal entries preparation.
    • Accounts Payable function including processing, research, reviewing vendor statements, and new vendor setup.
    • Accounts Receivable function including invoicing, research, and collection of past due receivables.
    • Ensure Subcontract accounting is timely and accurate
    • Provide AD HOC reporting to assist in P&L review, forecasting, and budgeting.
    • Ensure company policies and procedures are followed.
    • Ad Hoc Corporate and Sector reporting.

    Job Requirements

    • Four-year Accounting degree required; CPA preferred.
    • Proficient knowledge of Excel.
    • Working knowledge of financial enterprise level systems.
    • Good communication skills (verbal and written).
    • Excellent customer service skills.
    • Five plus years accounting experience.
    • Ability to work flexible hours during certain weeks (close weeks).
    • Ability to work under pressure of tight deadlines. 


      Great People. Great Service. Great Results. 
      At Compass Group North America, our superior balance of efficiency and quality attract the highest caliber level of service our clients deserve. We retain the finest workers with a highly competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits plan. If you're looking for a career where you set the standard for personal advancement, then Compass Group North America is for you! Working together, we will continue to experience success as the industry's best.

      Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry
      Compass Group North America is a diversity growth-oriented organization. Our goal is to improve the quality of work life by using fair and consistent treatment and providing equal growth opportunities for ALL associates. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to race, sex, religion, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

      Job Snapshot

      Employment Type Full-Time
      Job Type Accounting, Finance
      Education Not Specified
      Experience At least 4 year(s)
      Manages Others Not Specified
      Industry Accounting - Finance
      Required Travel Not Specified
      Job ID DDB03281433948
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