Your future, so sodexo

Staff Accountant

Job category: Finance

Job ID: 73393


Posted: 23-Jun-2018

Sodexo, world leader in quality of life services, has a new opening for an Accountant in the Client Services department at our Financial Shared Services Center in Cheektowaga, NY.



  • Ensure integrity of business line internal financial reporting & prepare client income statements & billings.
  • Apply GAAP & objective accounting judgement 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.
  • Maintain strong business relationships by responding to calls and email correspondence
  • Maintain company databases as necessary.
  • Support multiple business line activity.
  • Work proactively to prevent problems.
  • Communicate with all levels of the organization.

Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Management is highly preferred
  • Microsoft Office software, including advanced Excel skills

Minimum Training/Knowledge/Skills Required:

  • Excellent human relations skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Demonstrated organization and comprehension skills
  • Contract interpretation skills
  • Ability to perform and maintain core responsibilities / accountabilities
  • Demonstrated analytical ability
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


Important Notice:  Due to the recent Finance Global Grading process, the title and global grade for this position has been changed to Accountant with a Global Grade of J2.  Applicants should take note of this title change which is different than the information that appears on this posting.

Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma, GED or equivalent

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