US Foods, Inc. Sidney , OH 45365
Complete assigned duties to ensure the accurate and timely delivery of financial results for internal and external reporting requirements through a robust monthly/quarterly close process.
Champions internal controls by working directly with Corporate Internal Audit, operations, sales, and administration teams to identify and prioritize initiatives that optimize core business functions and advances company goals.
Perform SOX related controls in the corporate areas ensuring prudent compliance.
Participate in assigned audit efforts to ensure timely reporting and sound controls.
Provide overall accounting and record keeping for Freshway Logistics operation.
Process weekly Freshway Logistics payroll, including reviewing and maintaining accurate payroll data
General accounting analysis and journal entry posting, including month-end related responsibilities.
Research and respond to employee's payroll inquiries
Prepares financial and operations reports, including, but not limited to, budgets, forecasts, and efficiency and productivity reports that can be used as analysis and decision-making tools
Perform month-end close duties including assigned balance sheet reconciliations, intercompany reconciliations, expense accruals, roll forward schedules.
Financial statement preparation and assist in financial planning and analysis, including business metrics, budgets, and variance analysis
Perform bank reconciliations and daily maintenance of cash balance including logging receipts
Prepares daily postings to the accounting system of activity including cash in, sales tax, credit card activity, customer deposits, etc.
Budgeting and forecasting driving results to achieve desired financial goals
Assists with preparation of external audits as well as federal or other governmental agency requirements
Look for ways to increase the efficiency and effectiveness for accounting department activities and overall company operations; recommend solutions, design, and implement process improvements
Work on assets and capital projects including approval, finalizing, assigning asset tags, logging into system, and completion of the process
Education/Training: Related Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.
3 Years accounting and/or financial analysis experience. Demonstrated experience with ERP Platform preferred. Experience in manufacturing or transportation environment preferred. Results oriented, strong attention to detail, and strong written and oral communication skills. Ability to prioritize activities in a multi-tasked environment required. Strong overall computer skills including Excel.
Advanced analytical skills, an ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment, meet tight deadlines, prioritize workload and drive projections to completion. Strong knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting and cost control principles required.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Occasionally, employee may need to work in an environment that is cool, wet, and noisy with temperatures ranging from 34 to 38 degrees Fahrenheit.