We have an opening for a Controller position.Location: NYC area Note: online applications accepted only.Requirement: If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.Current Associates: This position has a $750 Employee Referral Bonus! Know someone you would like to refer? Have them apply to this posting via this direct link or at and ask them to provide your name in the \"If referred by current employee\" section of the online application.Chartwells Higher Education brings fresh ideas and innovative concepts to higher education foodservice. We have quickly established ourselves as the leading college and university foodservice partner in the industry, and were twice named the Fastest Growing Brand by Nations Restaurant News. While we reflect on a proud past, we keep a keen eye on what is yet to come, especially in the areas of culinary development and nutrition. We foster development in a setting where mobility, teamwork, and communication flourish. Full time associates at Chartwells Higher Education are offered many fantastic benefits such as:MedicalDentalVisionFlexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)Commuter BenefitsWellness ProgramEmployee Assistance ProgramLife Insurance for Associates and Eligible DependentsShort Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) InsuranceDiscount MarketplaceAnd other voluntary benefitsJob Summary As Controller for one of our multi-faceted client locations, the successful candidate should possess savvy business skills, be a highly motivated professional, with proven ability to establish excellent working relationships with various team members. Additional responsibilities include but not limited to the following: Key Responsibilities:Responsible for all cash handling proceduresPerform reconciliation and analysis for several balance sheet accountsAnalyze financial results for both internal and external useTrack and maintain monthly P/L and balance sheet activityDevelop forecasts and budgets, identifying risks and opportunitiesReview of general ledger and balance sheetResolving various accounting/reconciliation issuesFinancial reports: monthly, quarterly and annual reports, including but not limited to monthly and fiscal close, internal and external audit reporting, report preparation and distributionMaintain inventory and cost control proceduresPayroll and Human Resources administrationPerforms related duties and special projects as assigned Preferred Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Accounting preferred, or equivalent professional experienceA minimum of 5 years' experience with revenue control, financial reporting and cash handling responsibilities, at least 3 years in a similar capacityAccounting experience in foodservice or retail industry required, foodservice operations experience a plusExperience with sales analysis and reportingAdept at planning, organizing and controlling complex processes as well as analyzing moderately complex financial informationExcellent verbal and written communication skillsSkilled at managing multiple priorities and relationshipsComputer skills: proficient in Microsoft Office with a concentration in Excel. POS experience a plusStrong analytical and organizational skills About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industryCompass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance). Req ID: 236159 SALARIED EXEMPT
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