Sysco Accounting Manager in Houston, Texas
US1141 Buckhead Meat of Houston, Inc.
We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We’re looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why Sysco is at the heart of food and service.
This position is responsible for the oversight of several functional areas such as: Accounts Payable and Financial Reporting. The position interacts with various departments throughout the company to resolve payable issues as well as reporting financial results and general ledger activity.Primary areas of responsibility
Supervises and directs work of Accounts Payable Associates, Accounting Associates
Responsible for the recruiting, training, and performance management and development of finance associates
Completes monthly close duties and schedules in a timely manner
Interact with Accountants, and finance leads in terms of monthly close activities, including journal entries, monthly schedules and reconciliation work
Make recommendations to management to improve profitability
Identify opportunities to control costs and reduce expenses
Prepare and file local tax returns
May oversee and manage the payroll activities of local business
Participate in shrink committee
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting
At least 5 years financial analyst and/or accounting experience required
Prior managerial experience required
Prior Manufacturing experience preferred
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to read, write and speak English
Must be able to analyze data and draw logical conclusions and recommendations from the data
Ability to lead and direct clerical positions
Proficient computer skills with emphasis on Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Ability to build and work with complex data reports, graphs, analysis reports, pivot tables, and macro’s within excel
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.