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 Client Services Support department at our Financial Services Center in Cheektowaga, NY.
Ensure integrity of business line internal financial reporting & prepare client income statements & billings.
Apply GAAP & objective accounting judgment to knowledge of contractual agreements & company policy.
Work in a team environment to ensure department deadlines are met.
Work proactively to prevent problems, and identify and implement innovative solutions.
Set analysis standards and provide guidance to accountants to maintain strong business relationships.
Maintain company databases as necessary.
Identify & initiate coaching for accountant development. Provide guidance to staff accountants. Coach and monitor results for technical development of others.
Foster cooperation toward achieving department and organizational goals.
Communicate with all levels of the organization.
Canadian support experience preferred
Minimum Education/Experience Required:
Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Management
2-4 years accounting experience
Microsoft Office software, including advanced Excel skills
Minimum Training/Knowledge/Skills Required:
Ability to work independently
Demonstrated organization and comprehension skills
Contract interpretation skills
Ability to perform and maintain core responsibilities / accountabilities while simultaneously involved in other department initiatives
Demonstrated analytical ability
Strong verbal & written communication skills
PC & related software knowledge – excel skills and Essbase experience
Important Notice: Due to the recent Finance Global Grading process, the title and global grade for this position has been changed to Accountant with a Global Grade of J2. Applicants should take note of this important change which is different than the information that appears on this posting.
Responsible for moderately complex accounting activities relating to the maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger and the resultant managerial reports and financial statements.
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
System ID 74119
Relocation Type No
Employment Status Full-Time