Senior Accountant - General Ledger - Avendra - remote

Rockville, MD
Jan 19, 2022
Jan 26, 2022
Full Time
Overview: Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves the worlds leading educational institutions, Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, prominent healthcare providers, iconic destinations and cultural attractions, and numerous municipalities in 19 countries around the world. Our 280,000 team members deliver innovative experiences and services in food, facilities management and uniforms to millions of people every day. We strive to create a better world by making a positive impact on people and the planet, including commitments to engage our employees; empower healthy consumers; build local communities; source ethically, inclusively and responsibly; operate efficiently; and reduce waste. Aramark is recognized as a Best Place to Work by the Human Rights Campaign (LGBTQ), DiversityInc, Black Enterprise and the Disability Equality Index. Learn more at or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter. Description: Position Summary. The Senior Accountant will be an integral part of the Accounting team by supporting the Accounting Manager with the monthly close and account reconciliations.Position Reports to Accounting ManagerPrimary ResponsibilitiesResponsible for certain month and year-end closing procedures to ensure accuracy of Avendra financial statements; in particular, related to the consolidation of Aramark and Avendra entriesPrepare necessary files and journal entries for monthly closing of the financial books, primarily related to consolidation Prepare and maintain related tracking schedulesInteract with internal staff to resolve issues or identify potential adjustments, accruals and general variance explanationsReconcile monthly financial statements Consolidate schedules for the monthly management reporting package and prepare assigned reportsPerform Blackline administrator dutiesAssist with preparation of the quarterly reporting packageReconcile assigned balance sheet accounts in BlacklineSecondary ResponsibilitiesDevelop financial reports utilizing the Excel based report writer, Jet reports, as neededAssist revenue and general ledger teams as neededParticipate in special projectsPerform research, as requestedPrimary Competencies Functional/Technical Skills Problem Solving & Analytical Skills Quality & Continuous Improvement Effective Written and Oral Communications Taking Initiative Results OrientationIndependent TroubleshootingTime Management and Ability to Handle Multiple PrioritiesOther Duties. Please note this role description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.Work Environment. This job operates in an office setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. This location requires all individuals working on site to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 Qualifications: Role RequirementsStrong proficiency in Excel Strong technical accounting, internal control and financial analysis skillsStrong written and oral communication Well-organized, able to effectively manage multiple prioritiesOvernight Travel Requirements. Type: NoneYears of Relevant Experience. 3-5 years of experienceEducation Requirements. BS/BA in relevant field required Accounting Major preferred, must be eligible for the CPA exam at a minimum

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