Our Staff Accountant will be instrumental in collaborating and coordinating with multiple components of a growing accounting organization for our Breakfast & Snacking division. Success in this role will come from taking proactive ownership of assigned tasks.
How you will contribute to our success:
Key contact for all partners within the business segment.
Execute general ledger accounting including maintenance and posting to the general ledger for the following areas:
Inventory (non-plant related)
Other Assets & Intercompany
Accrued AP & Expenses
Other Liabilities / Equity
Own tasks for, and support, period-end closes and financial reporting.
Prepare and post journal entries.
Draft and maintain accounting schedules on a regular basis.
Assist in researching and preparing technical accounting reports or memos based on GAAP.
Perform account reconciliations for certain balance sheet accounts
Assist with implementation of merging accounting functions across multiple brands.
Advise the G/L Manager and Senior Accounting Manager immediately of any errors, irregularities, significant adjustments or journal entries as they occur.
Develop procedures to improve efficiency and maintain company accounting procedures and processes.
Ensure compliance with all internal processes, policies, controls and US GAAP principles.
2-4 years accounting experience preferable with Consumer Products Group (CPG) experience
Advanced Excel skills
Strong organizational, time management and problem-solving skills
Professional and effective oral and written communication skills
Ability to work and interact cross functionally with employees in a professional manner
Ability to work independently and with a team, with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness
Strong attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines required
Experience with Microsoft Dynamics NAV or NetSuite preferred, however experience with other similar software systems would substitute
Preferred degree in Accounting or Finance
Ability to be nimble and agile in a fast paced environment.
Ability to work independently with previous remote working experience.
The targeted budget for this position is $50K-$65K. This compensation budget range may be adjusted at any time at the discretion of the company.
Sovos Brands is a food company with a mission to acquire and build one-of-a-kind brands. We're dedicated to bringing today's consumers delicious food for joyful living. We invest in brands that have exciting growth potential, combining industry expertise with fresh thinking to bring our products into more homes across America.
The brands in our portfolio include Rao's Homemade, a producer of premium pasta sauces, soups, frozen entres and pasta; noosa, a producer of premium yoghurt made with whole milk and wildflower North American honey; Birch Benders, a fast-growing producer of delicious, better-for-you pancake and waffle mixes, toaster waffles, and pancake and baking cups; and Michael Angelo's, a leading producer of authentic frozen Italian entres.
Sovos has the experience of an industry leader, and the financial backing of Advent International, one of the world's largest private equity firms.
Find out more about Sovos Brands at www.sovosbrands.com, Rao's Homemade at www.raos.com, noosa at www.noosayoghurt.com, Birch Benders at www.birchbenders.com; and Michael Angelo's at www.michaelangelos.com.
We offer attractive compensation packages based upon background and experience. Package includes base salary, incentive bonus, medical benefits, 401K, and PTO. We maintain a drug and alcohol-free workplace. All candidates offered a position are required to pass a pre-employment drug test. We participate in E-Verify. Sovos Brands is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Sovos Brands is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
Michael Angelo's Gourmet Foods