Sodexo Operations LLC Accountant in CHEEKTOWAGA, New York
Sodexo, world leader in quality of life services, has a new opening for an Accountant in the Convenience Solutions Accounting department at our Financial Services center in Cheektowaga, NY.
Act as liaison between field operations/client and accounting departments in FSS in the setup of new ORS/Pantry business
Coordinate amongst multiple departments in accounting/finance, IS&T, and field operations for the implementation of electronic billing /payment set up, along with any other non-standard client requests.
Consistently apply GAAP, IFRS & objective accounting judgment to business units within and/or affected by department operations.
Process system accounting and financial matters for multiple location accounts in UFS and/or SAP. Responsibilities include accounts payable/receivable, fixed asset setup/disposal, reporting, etc.
Ensure accuracy and timeliness of financial data with assistance/direction from the accounting manager and/or other colleagues
Reconcile client invoices to original documentation and deliver invoices to client(s) with complete and accurate supporting documentation.
Review customer activity for a list of clients. Follow up with clients to ensure payments are submitted promptly. Communicate with management on collection efforts for outstanding balances.
Perform other projects/tasks as assigned
Minimum Education/Experience Required:
Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting
1-2 years general accounting experience
1+ year accounting experience in one of the following areas (preferred):
Vending/Office Refreshment Services
Client Services Accounting
Minimum Training/Knowledge/Skills Required:
Excellent human relations skills
Ability to work independently
Demonstrated organization and comprehension skills
Strong PC & related software knowledge
Strong verbal & written communication skills
Demonstrated analytical ability
Be willing to travel, as needed
Performs professional accounting work involving compilation, consolidation, and analysis of financial data. May include any or all of the following: ledgers and preparation of journal entries; fixed asset or inventory accounting; preparation of trial balance or financial statements; cost accounting; bank account reconciliation.
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
System ID 74219
Relocation Type No
Employment Status Full-Time