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Senior Accountant

Job category: Finance

Job ID: 71013


Posted: 20-Apr-2018

Sodexo has an exciting new opening for a Senior Accountant in the Client Services Accounting department at our Financial Service Center in Cheektowaga, NY.



  • Ensure integrity of business line internal financial reporting & prepare client income statements & billings. 
  • Apply GAAP & objective accounting judgment to knowledge of contractual agreements & company policy.
  • Work in a team environment to ensure department deadlines are met.
  • Work proactively to prevent problems, and identify and implement innovative solutions.
  • Set analysis standards and provide guidance to accountants to maintain strong business relationships.  
  • Maintain company databases as necessary. 
  • Identify & initiate coaching for accountant development. Provide guidance to staff accountants. Coach and monitor results for technical development of others.
  • Foster cooperation toward achieving department and organizational goals.
  • Communicate with all levels of the organization.


Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Management is preferred
  • 2-4 years accounting experience
  • Microsoft Office software, including advanced Excel skills

Minimum Training/Knowledge/Skills Required:

  • Ability to work independently
  • Demonstrated organization and comprehension skills
  • Contract interpretation skills
  • Ability to perform and maintain core responsibilities / accountabilities while simultaneously involved in other department initiatives
  • Demonstrated analytical ability
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills
  • PC & related software knowledge – excel skills and Essbase experience

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree 

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