Are you someone who has basic accounting knowledge along with excellent customer service skills?
Sodexo has a new opening for an entry level Accountant in the Operations Accounting department at our Financial Services Center in Cheektowaga, NY which handles accounting for all of our North American operations.
The successful candidate will:
- Ensure integrity of business line internal financial reporting & prepare client income statements & billings.
- Apply GAAP & objective accounting judgement to knowledge of contractual agreements & company policy.
- Work in a team environment to ensure department deadlines are met.
- Work pro-actively to prevent problems, and identify and implement innovative solutions.
- Maintain strong business relationships by responding to calls and email correspondence.
- Maintain company databases as necessary.
- Support multiple business line activity.
- Work pro-actively to prevent problems.
- Communicate with all levels of the organization.
Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who are/have:
- Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Management
- Microsoft Office software, including advanced Excel skills
- Ability to communicate in French (speaking and writing) is a plus
- Excellent human relations skills
- Ability to work independently
- Demonstrated organization and comprehension skills
- Contract interpretation skills
- Ability to perform and maintain core responsibilities / accountabilities
- Demonstrated analytical ability
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- PC & related software knowledge - excel skills and Essbase experience
At Sodexo, we believe every employee should have the resources to be their best. As part of our overall rewards, we offer benefits programs designed to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle including health, dental and vision insurance. We also offer other benefits like paid time off, financial and savings programs, 401k, and access to our employee assistance program and other discounts. Click here for more information about Sodexo's Benefits.
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