Regional Accounting Manager

Job Description

Company: FreshPoint Dallas
Location: US-TX-Dallas
Zip Code: 75244
Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 3
Position Type: Exempt
Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

 

More information about this job:

 

OVERVIEW:
We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We're looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why we’re at the heart of food and service.

 

SUMMARY:

This position is responsible for the oversight of several regional functional areas such as: Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and Financial Reporting. Responsible for general accounting functions and timely and accurate 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.

 

Key Relationships:

CFO                                                              
President
Department Managers
Corporate Finance Team

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related area
  • 3 year of accounting experience including general ledger from journal entries through financial statement preparation
  • Previous management of others including staff accountants, AP and AR associates
  • Must be able to communicate well with others
  • Strong computer skills (MS Excel, Word, Outlook) required
  • Knowledge of federal and state compensation laws and regulations

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • Supervises and directs work of Accounts Payable Associates, Accounts Receivable Associates, Imaging Cashiers, and inbound/outbound mail processing
  • Responsible for completing monthly close duties and schedules in a timely manner
  • Prepare and file local monthly/quarterly tax returns
  • Prepare annual state and federal tax packages
  • Oversee and manage the payroll activities of local business
  • Make recommendations to management to improve profitability
  • Identify opportunities to control costs and reduce expenses
  • Participate in shrink committee
  • Responsible for the recruiting, training, and performance management and development of accounting associates
  • Interact with corporate in terms of monthly close activities, including journal entries, monthly schedules and reconciliation work
  • Assist with annual self-assessments
  • Annual unclaimed property reporting
  • Assist with annual operating plan
  • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor/Manager

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Works primarily in the office and rarely in the warehouse
  • Schedule Primarily Monday thru Friday 8am to 5pm; extended working hours into evenings and weekends during month end close.

 

Note: The above job description is not intended to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities required by the employee and are not to be construed as an expressed or implied contract of employment or a promise of employment for any specified time between an employee and FreshPoint. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities required due to the operating needs of the business.

 

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

 

FreshPoint Dallas 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