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Staff Accountant

Job category: Finance

Job ID: 70089


Posted: 23-Feb-2018

The Sodexo Financial Shared Services Center in Cheektowaga, NY, has an immediate opening for a Staff Accountant in the Banking Reconciliaiton Department.



  • Perform timely reconciliation of standard and non-standard unit depository activity using Frontier, SAP and third-party vendor applications.
  • Investigate and resolve depository and change order issues escalated by Banking reconcilers, working with field personnel, banks, cash vaults and armored car vendors.
  • Facilitate, track and monitor depository bank conversions, working with Banking Administration, field personnel, banks and armored car vendors as needed.
  • Prepare Deposit Schedules and Change Order Schedules as requested by Corporate Security, Internal Audit and Banking Management
  • Perform Bank Service Charge expense allocation process each period for all depository bank accounts.
  • Ensure compliance with control policies and procedures. Resolve non-compliance issues with field staff.
  • Provide recommendations to Banking Management of end-to-end process improvements for Banking processes
  • Support and assist the Banking reconciliation team as needed
  • Special projects as needed


Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business is preferred
  • 0-2 years accounting experience
  • Experience with reconciliation of bank accounts preferred


Minimum Training/Knowledge/Skills Required:

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Team building, interpersonal relations and leadership skills
  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a fast-paced team environment
  • Managing multiple priorities and time management skills
  • Strong technical, accounting skills and detail orientation
  • Stress tolerance and flexibility skills
  • Proven research, problem resolution, and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated organization and comprehension skills
  • Strong PC & related software knowledge
  • Willing to put in necessary time to complete tasks

Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma, GED or equivalent

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