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Accounting Manager

College Park, Georgia

Job Description

Company: Buckhead Meat of Atlanta
Location: US-GA-College Park
Zip Code: 30349
Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 5
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0


More information about this job:



This position is responsible for the oversight of several functional areas such as: Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and Financial Reporting. The position interacts with various departments throughout the company to resolve payable and receivable issues as well as reporting financial results and general ledger activity.




In order of importance (most to least), briefly describe 4-6 primary responsibilities of the position, and approximate the percentage of time spent on each. 


% of Time

Primary Responsibility






Supervises and directs work of Accounts Payable Associates, Account Receivable Associates, Accounting Associates

Responsible for the recruiting, training, and performance management and development of finance associates




Completes monthly close duties and schedules in a timely manner

Interact with Accountants, and finance leads in terms of monthly close activities, including journal entries, monthly schedules and reconciliation work



 Make recommendations to management to improve profitability

Identify opportunities to control costs and reduce expenses




Prepare and file local tax returns  

May oversee and manage the payroll activities of local business



Participate in shrink committee


List the minimum required levels of Education, Experience, and Special Skills needed to perform the responsibilities of the position.



Minimum Required:

Bachelor’s or Associates Degree in Finance or Accounting



Years and type of experience

Minimum Required:

5 years of accounts payable experience required, preferably with 1+ year leading others



Type and proficiency

Minimum Required:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English
  • Must be able to analyze data and draw logical conclusions and recommendations from the data
  • Ability to lead and direct clerical positions
  • Proficient computer skills with emphasis on Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


Describe the most important decisions made by this position.


Most important decisions made fully independently:

Day-to-day management of direct reports

Proper coding of customer and supplier invoices




Most important decisions made with review and approval of other individuals or supervisors (include the reviews/approvals required):

Sales tax accrual coding




Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 79132