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Unit Controller 3

Job category: Finance

Job ID: 62894


Posted: 26-May-2017

Sodexo is seeking an experienced Unit Controller to oversee finances for the district.  Will be based at Jackson State University, but may travel as needed to other accounts within the district. 

Manages all accounting and financial matters for large multi-size national account or a large complex single location account. Responsibilities include accounts payable/receivable, budget, payroll, reporting, inventory, chargeback's, etc. Responsible for accounting and financial reporting. Analyzes account budget(s). Performs financial analysis to assist decision making. Provides financial training for unit personnel.


Jackson State University® is a diverse, technologically-advanced four-year university steeped in history and committed to preparing its students to become global leaders. With over 9,000 students Jackson State University is located in the capital city of Jackson, MS.  JSU has a robust dining program with over 2500 students living in the resident halls.  Dining services is responsible for resident dining, retial dining (Chick fil A, Pizza Hut, Burger, Starbucks WPS, WOW Cafe and Wingery, The Legacy Food Court, on and off campus catering and football concessions.  The district is comprised of 13 account across Mississippii and Arkansas, whereas, the mix is of public institutions, private colleges and community colleges ranging from $1 million in revenue to $13 million in annual revenue.

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's degree in accounting, business, finance or related field. 

Basic Functional Experience – 2 years in accounting, finance or a related field.

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.