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ACCOUNTANT, FOOD & BEVERAGE OPERATIONS - SOUTHBURY, CT (TRAVEL REQ)

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As the leading foodservice and support services company, Compass Group USA is known for our great people, great service and our great results. If you’ve been hungry and away from home, chances are you’ve tasted Compass Group’s delicious food and experienced our outstanding service. Our 225,000 associates work in award-winning restaurants, corporate cafes, hospitals, schools, arenas, museums, and more in all 50 states.  Our reach is constantly expanding to shape the industry and create new opportunities for innovation. Join the Compass family today!

 

great people. great services. great results.

Each and every individual plays a key role in the growth and legacy of our company. We know the next big idea can come from anyone. We encourage developing and attracting expertise that differentiates us as a company as we continue to raise the bar.

 

 

 

Job Summary

 

Working as a F&B Accountant you will be responsible for the accounting activity for assigned Delta Sky Clubs food & beverage accounts, as well as assisting the Regional Director of Finance with all aspects of the financial activities that occur within the region for Compass Group USA/Eurest National Accounts.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversees all cash handling procedures
  • Performs reconciliation and analysis for several balance sheet accounts
  • Analyzes financial results for both internal and external use
  • Tracks and maintains monthly P/L and balance sheet activity
  • Develops forecasts and budgets, identifying risks and opportunities
  • Reviews general ledger and balance sheets
  • Resolves various accounting/reconciliation issues
  • Completes financial reports: monthly, quarterly and annual reports, including but not limited to monthly and fiscal close, internal and external audit reporting; manages report preparation and distribution
  • Maintains inventory and cost control procedures
  • Performs administration of Payroll and Human Resources
  • Performs related duties and special projects as assigned

 

Requirements:

  • Top of the list: a genuine, positive attitude and ethusiastic team player!  Looking for someone who loves crunching numbers and works with a smile.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting preferred, or equivalent professional experience
  • A minimum of five years’ experience with revenue control, financial reporting and cash handling responsibilities
  • Accounting experience in foodservice or retail industry required, foodservice operations experience a plus
  • Ability to prepare monthly financial statements, key metric reports, budgets, forecasts, cash flow projections and analyses
  • Adept at planning, organizing and controlling complex processes as well as analyzing moderately complex financial information
  • Experience with POS, cash and credit card reports
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Skilled at managing multiple priorities and relationships
  • Computer skills: proficient in Microsoft Office with a concentration in Excel
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment
  • Conformity to the highest standards of personal integrity and ethical behavior
  • Must be willing to travel; approx.. 20% travel required

 

 

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Req ID:  249246

Compass Corporate 

JASON BUSH 

SALARIED EXEMPT 


Nearest Major Market: New Haven
Nearest Secondary Market: Hartford

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