Staff Accountant in Minnetonka, MN at AmeriPride

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/11/2018
  • Job ID:
    18-1083

Job Description

AmeriPride Services is looking for a Staff Accountant to join our team!

Execute accounting and general ledger functions for branches to ensure timely and accurate financial reporting to all levels of management. Provide accounting related customer support to branch personnel. Responsible for accuracy, reconciliation and understanding of all branch general ledger accounts. Execute, recommend and implement tools and analytics to assess and identify variances in accounts and ensure appropriate reconciliation. Maintain and adhere to professional and corporate accounting policies and procedures and offer suggestions for improved efficiencies and controls where appropriate.

General Duties
Accounting Functions
Complete and support the strategies and core functions of the Accounting department.
Oversee the compilation, completion and distribution of process(es), activities and/or reports in an accurate (in accordance with GAAP) and timely manner.
Perform periodic audits as required.

Collaborative Business Partnership
Provide professional customer service to support and educate users of operating statements. Avail oneself to users to offer explanations of financial statements in a manner to allow users to appropriately act on the financial statement as needed.
Assist branch personnel with information gathering to aid in understanding of financial results.
Provide system and information support to branches; Oracle, ABS, Cognos, Report Center, and payroll



AmeriPride Services, Inc., a nationally recognized leader in the uniform rental industry, has been delivering exceptional service to all of our customers since 1889. Today, AmeriPride is still owned and actively managed by the founding family. We have grown into a multi-national organization operating 196 production facilities and service centers throughout the United States and Canada.


AmeriPride Services offers competitive compensation and benefit packages

For more information about AmeriPride Services Inc., please visit www.AmeriPride.com

As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, and veteran or disability status.

If you have a disability that prevents you from applying through the standard process you may request an accommodation by sending an email to crc.recruitment@ameripridecom. Please do not use this alternative method for general inquiries, status of applications or other non-alternative access questions as you will not receive a response.

Please do not use this alternative method for general inquiries, status of applications or other non alternative access questions as you will not receive a response.
Requirements
Minimum Education and/or Experience
BA or BS in accounting, or relevant work experience.
2+ years of relevant general Accounting and analysis capabilities, and knowledge and application of GAAP.
Highly above average skill with MS Office – Excel in particular.
Strong analytical skills in the area of accounting.
Ability to negotiate issues and resolve problems regarding accounting issues.
Self directed professional with superior customer service skills.
Ability to maintain confidential information.

Preferred Experience
Oracle, ABS and Cognos experience a plus, including report writing capabilities.
Posting Priority
  • As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, and veteran or disability status.
  • ALTERNATIVE ACCESS: AmeriPride is committed to having our online application process accessible by all, including those individuals with a disability, by offering an alternative way to apply for job openings. The alternative method is only available for those who cannot otherwise complete an application due to a disability or need for accommodation. AmeriPride provides reasonable accommodation to applicants under the guidance of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act and certain state and/or local laws.
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