International Financial Operations Manager
See What We're All About
As the fastest growing distributor of foodservice equipment parts, we like to do things a little differently. We believe our team should be like family. Not like a second cousin, twice removed, but more like the family you choose to be with every day. First, you have to demonstrate our core values and keep safety as your #1 priority, that's key. But we're also looking for unique enthusiasm, high integrity, courage to embrace changeand if you know a few jokes, that puts you on the top of our list.
Do you have a genius-level knowledge of foodservice equipment parts? If not, no problem! We're more interested in passionate people with fresh ideas from different backgrounds. That's what keeps us at the top of our game. We're proud that our workplace has been recognized for its growth and innovation on the Inc. 5000 list, thirteen years in a row and the Crain's Fast 50 list nine times. We are honored to be voted by our Chicagoland team as a Chicago Tribune Top Workplace in 2020 and 2021.
If you're ready to roll up your sleeves, go above and beyond and put your ambition to work, all while having some fun, let's chat - Apply Today!
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Quarterly profit sharing bonus
Team member appreciation events and recognition programs
Casual dress code
On-demand pay options: Access your pay as you earn it, to cover unexpected or even everyday expenses
All the traditional benefits like health insurance, 401k/401k match, employee assistance programs and time away - don't worry, we've got you covered.
The Job at a Glance
As our International Financial Operations Manager, you will partner with our President of Parts Town International as we expand our operations internationally. In particular, you will own all things related to international financial operations, including researching the appropriate customer financing policies with our customers, determining appropriate multi-currency pricing and costing practices - and operationalizing them in our ERP systems - and helping to drive international sales growth. You will also be the primary financial partner as we assess our international opportunities, understanding and implementing best practices.
A Typical Day
Partner with our commercial team and customers to determine appropriate payment methods, which could include letters of credit, sight drafts, paypal, etc.
Research and drive the implementation of value-added and other sales/use taxes depending on the government requirements of our customers and us
Design, implement and operationalize all financial processes as they relate to international customers
Develop and implement accounting policies to ensure appropriate accounting in a multi-currency environment
Work with customers to get input on processes including invoicing, cash application, etc.
Lead the annual financial budgeting process and quarterly updates in conjunction with the President, Parts Town International
To Land This Opportunity
You have 5 - 10 years of international accounting experience
You have experience working with international customers, understanding that payment processes and attitudes vary by region
You have an operational mindset and want to be a true business partner - not a pure accountant
You understand international accounting compliance activities and are excited about implementing them as our resident expert
You are detail oriented and are a "doer" - this is a role where you are managing processes, not people
You have a strong affinity for Excel and ERP systems and a desire to learn more
You are excited about developing processes that can scale in a high growth environment
About Your Future Team
We're enthusiastically committed to our international growth and love everything about itwe're like sponges learning every step of the way. We love the diversity of cultures and live it every day with teams and e-commerce to support in Germany, and Mexicoand growing. But most of all, we love multicultural food! - Cochinita Pibil taco anyone? Chole con Naan?
Parts Town welcomes diversity and as an equal opportunity employer all qualified applicants will be considered regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.