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Compass Group, North America ACCOUNTANT in EVANSTON, Illinois

Posted Date: Apr 5, 2021

A Fresh Approach to Great Results.* *

/At FLIK Hospitality Group we believe in great food, great service, and great people. As a leading corporate dining and hospitality company, we provide quality and nutritious meals with a wellness-first approach, reception services, and property management to over 800 locations nationwide. From respected law firms, financial institutions, professional athletics teams, K-12 independent schools, hotels and conference centers, and more, our approach to hospitality is rooted in our dedication to providing quality service to each and every one of our guests. We believe in seasonality in sourcing our ingredients and providing a customized approach to the culinary and hospitality needs of each client; our wellness first approach ensures our food supports healthy and delicious choices. Join our team today!/

Job Summary

  • Responsible for the accurate and timely reconciliation of Compass Depository Accounts, Corporate Insurance Accounts, and Corporate Investment Accounts

  • Works with various bank and armored carriers to research and resolve errors, discrepancies, etc.

  • Works with Regional Controllers and Accountants to research and resolve ledger discrepancies

  • Books maintenance and corrective journal entries

  • Acts as liaison between Field (Operations and Accounting), bank and third party banking vendors.

  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the general ledger structure

  • Assist in an accurate and timely weekly, monthly and year end close

  • Perform bank reconciliations

  • Perform monthly closing entries

  • Post wage and other accruals

  • Collaborate with department managers to support overall goals

  • Assist in the implementation of new procedures and features to enhance the workflow of the department

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required (preferably in Accounting or Finance)

  • Two years Accounting Experience

  • Proficient knowledge of MS Excel

  • Able to effectively communicate with all levels of associates

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a dynamic work environment

  • Detail oriented team player with initiative.

  • Working knowledge of SAP financial and/or Access

  • Previous Account Reconciliation software experience

Apply to Flik today!

/Flik is a member of Compass Group USA/

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Compass 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)

Associates at Flik Hospitality are offered many fantastic benefits.

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Life Insurance/ AD

  • Disability Insurance

  • Retirement Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)

  • Associate Shopping Program

  • Health and Wellness Programs

  • Discount Marketplace

  • Identity Theft Protection

  • Pet Insurance

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

*Req ID: *514271