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ASSOCIATE ACCOUNTANT - WASHINGTON, DC

  • We have an opening for a Associate Accountant
  • Location: Washington, DC  *Note: online applications accepted only

 

If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

Restaurant Associates is recognized as the nation’s premier hospitality company, operating over 170 prestigious locations. Restaurant Associates, based in New York City, provides premium food services to museums, performing arts centers, aquariums, corporate dining, educational facilities and off-premise catering events in New York City, Boston, Hartford, Atlanta, Chicago, Washington D.C., and Philadelphia. Restaurant Associates is a subsidiary of Compass Group North America, the world’s leading foodservice organization.

At RA, food is inspiration. Our unmatched culture of hospitality excellence enables us to provide memorable experiences for premier clients.  We empower many to be their best though delicious food that happens to be "better-for-you" and the planet.

Core Values:

  • Dedication to Quality
  • Spirit of Ownership
  • Commitment to Talent & Diversity
  • Responsible Citizenship
  • Passion for Hospitality

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Full time associates at Restaurant Associates are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents
  • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
  • Discount Marketplace
  • And other voluntary benefits

Job Summary

  • “Recruiter customize based on specifications of the job.”

    
Key Responsibilities: 

 

  • Responsible for the accurate and timely reconciliation of Compass Depository Accounts, Corporate Insurance Accounts, and Corporate Investment Accounts
  • Works with various bank and armored carriers to research and resolve errors, discrepancies, etc.
  • Works with Regional Controllers and Accountants to research and resolve ledger discrepancies
  • Books maintenance and corrective journal entries
  • Acts as liaison between Field (Operations and Accounting), bank and third party banking vendors.

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s degree required (preferably in Accounting or Finance)
  • Two years Accounting Experience 
  • Proficient knowledge of MS Excel
  • Able to effectively communicate with all levels of associates
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a dynamic work environment
  • Detail oriented team player with initiative. 
  • Working knowledge of SAP financial and/or Access
  • Previous Account Reconciliation software experience

 

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry
 

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.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance).

 

 

Req ID: 235225

SALARIED NON-EXEMPT 


Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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