Accounting Manager

Kroger Nashville , TN 37201

Posted 2 weeks ago

Company Name: Kroger

Position Type: Employee

FLSA Status: Exempt

Position Summary:

Responsible for the work completed within a specific department of the Regional Accounting Service Center. Achieve accurate, timely and efficient accounting in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Company policies in respective work sections. Role model and demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Determine best practices and procedures for consolidation of accounting functions into work section

  • Implement new or revised accounting policies and methods for the purpose of improvements

  • Review and guide projects related to the work area

  • Administer Company policies and verify accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

  • Manage utilization of department overtime

  • Recommend associates for promotion and transfer decisions when applicable

  • Assist in the formulation of formal and concise audit responses

  • Interview and hire qualified Administrative Support Personnel

  • Responsible for proper account balance detail on a period basis

  • Provide customer service that is timely and accurate

  • Supervise, develop and coach direct reports in the performance of their duties; provide continuous, constructive feedback to direct reports

  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodations

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or a Business related field

  • Proficient in Excel and Word

  • Strong self-motivation

  • Understanding of Kroger Accounting Systems

  • Outstanding Organizational Skills

  • Strong knowledge of Company Policies and Procedures related to process and accounting controls

  • Effectively deals with ambiguity

  • Demonstrate ability to create an environment to receive open and honest communication

  • Proven ability to maintain confidentiality of files, conversations and documents.

  • Demonstrate sound business judgment and the ability to work successfully with all levels of management, associates, backgrounds, and perspectives

  • Demonstrated experience presenting ideas effectively to individuals or groups when given time to prepare; delivering presentations suited to the characteristics and needs of the audience. (Formal Presentation)

  • Ability to travel independently

Desired Previous Job Experience or Professional Training

  • Prior accounting center experience

  • Division accounting or audit experience

  • Shared Service Center experience

  • Master degree in Accounting or Certified Public Accountant

Education Level: Bachelor's Desired

Required Travel: Up to 25%

Required Certifications/Licenses: None

Position Type: Full-Time

Regions: South

States: Tennessee


Jobs at Kroger Regional Accounting Center (RASC) - Located in Nashville, Tennessee, RASC was formed to provide accounting support to the Kroger family of stores. Our mission is to provide accurate, timely and efficient accounting services to each Division that we serve. We offer competitive wages and benefits as well as career advancement opportunities nationwide. If you are an Accounting professional with a passion for people and a passion for results, please apply online today.

Company Overview:Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names. At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit. We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

|| Full-Time|| Exempt || Employee || Accounting || None || Kroger || 37214 || 2620 Elm Hill Pike || Nashville || TNPosting Notes:

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