Inspire Brands Staff Accountant - Franchise Revenue in Atlanta, Georgia
To provide accurate accounting, reconciliation and reporting for the Accounts Receivable Department and also to contribute to the achievement of company and department goals related to collecting amounts due. Compliance to all accounting policies and procedures is expected.
Handle cash application for daily lockboxes and electronic payments.
Compile and review weekly wires for SPV, AFA, ARG and Canada
Produce monthly reporting to management to assist in the wire process and other ad-hoc reporting.
Reconcile daily/weekly/ period cash in Oracle to the bank.
Reconcile unapplied cash to GL.
Handle billing/invoicing process including any misc. billing (notes, sales corrections etc.)
Serve as point of contact for Franchisee accounting to resolve any reporting/billing/cash issues.
Prepare Franchise Revenue department reconciliations and reporting on a period and quarterly basis.
Research franchisee account discrepancies and disputes, reviews A/R aging’s and solves to completion.
Perform all of the above responsibilities while maintaining 100% compliance with Sarbanes Oxley requirements and GAAP requirements.
Conform to the Arby’s Business Code of Conduct and Corporate Compliance Program and company regulations, policies, work procedures, and instructions.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATIONS
4 year Degree in Accounting, Business or similar
Educational requirements met to sit for CPA exam preferred
1 - 3 years of Accounting experience required
Restaurant franchising or hospitality experience preferred
2+ years experience working with Oracle preferred
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS or ABILITIES
Must be proficient in Excel, Word, and database applications in a Windows environment
Requires excellent interpersonal, verbal & written communication and organizational skills.
Ability to interpret and analyze data and make recommendations based on findings.
Must be detail oriented.
Plans and completes work effectively and efficiently, meets assigned deadlines, and makes sound decisions.
Ability to multi-task and shift priorities.
Inspire Brands is a multi-brand restaurant company whose portfolio includes more than 11,200 Arby’s, Buffalo Wild Wings, SONIC Drive-In, Rusty Taco and Jimmy John's locations worldwide.
We are creating a family of brands with maverick qualities, each with their own distinct positioning, guest experience, and product offering. Our brands are diverse, distinctive, and fan favorites. In a sense, you could say we seek those who provide something different than the norm.