The Staff Accountant will be instrumental in collaborating and coordinating with multiple components of a growing accounting organization. Success in this role will come from taking proactive ownership of assigned tasks.
Under the supervision of the Sr Manager AR, Trade and Deductions, the Trade Accountant is responsible for the trade accounting for 3 individual brands including supporting the month end and quarter end close and financial reporting
Prepare and post journal entries
Perform account reconciliations for Trade balance sheet accounts
Own tasks within the month-end/year-end close processes
Develop procedures to improve efficiency and maintain company accounting procedures and processes
Ensure compliance with all internal processes, GAAP principles.
Additional tasks/duties as assigned by the Sr manager AR, Trade and Deductions
Preferred degree in Accounting or Finance
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 preferred, however experience with other similar software systems would substitute
Required Skills and Abilities:
Ability to function well in a team-oriented environment.
Willingness to do hands-on work.
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 super premium pasta sauces and other Italian specialty foods; noosa yoghurt, a producer of premium yoghurt made with whole milk and wildflower North American honey; and Michael Angelo's, a leading producer of premium, 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, 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