26 days old

Manager, Accounting

Cheektowaga, NY 14227

Unit Description

As a natural problem-solver, you thrive on challenges. Youre also an expert at implementing solutions.


Sodexo is seeking an Accounting Manager for its Accounts Receivable Department in its Financial Services Center in Cheektowaga. NY.  This position will designg & develop controls, processes and procedures to ensure accuracy of the bad debt program.


Come be part of a team that handles accounting for all our North Amercian Operations!


The successful candidate will: 

  • Design and develop controls, processes, procedures to ensure accuracy of the IFRS 9 Bad Debt  & DSO program and reporting.
  • Partner closely with Finance, Accounting, Credit & Collections and Operations to recommend Bad Debt reserves and proper accounting treatment.
  • This includes accounting treatment for: AR trade, Notes Receivable, Litigation & Payment Plan agreements.
  • Partner with Finance, Accounting, Tax, Credit & Collections and Operations to resolve issues, complex disputes and contractual interpretation on Bad Debt & DSO matters.
  • Represent AR and participate on segment quarterly collection calls.
  • Provides complex analysis and reporting to Senior Leaders. 
  • Provides guidance to Department resources on the most complex Bad Debt issues (write off, recoveries) by leveraging experience and best practice.
  • Approves the implementation of accounts receivable-oriented SRs to the SAP production environment upon receipt of proper testing documentation.
  • Provides resources to support to complex Accounts Receivable issues when required.

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • 3 years of accounting experience

At Sodexo, we believe every employee should have the resources to be their best. As part of our overall rewards, we offer benefits programs designed to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle including health, dental and vision insurance. We also offer other benefits like paid time off, financial and savings programs, 401k, and access to our employee assistance program and other discounts. Click here for more information about Sodexos Benefits.Not the job for you? At Sodexo, we offer Finance positions in a variety of markets, including Corporate, Schools, Universities, Government and Agencies, Healthcare, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States. Continue your search for Finance jobs.Working for Sodexo:Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and career growth opportunities. The diversity of Sodexos client services means that your financial career can grow in a variety of directions. Whether you want to support corporate finances or support unit-level financials, you can build your career based on your interests in the varied services Sodexo offers its clients.



Position Summary

Has in-depth knowledge in Accounting and basic knowledge of related disciplines. Maintains accounting policies and controls, fiscal controls, preparing financial reports and safeguarding the organization's assets. Maintains accounting and financial records and reports, including general ledger, financial statements, regulatory and management reports. Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective on existing solutions. Works independently; receives minimal guidance. May lead projects or project steps within a broader project or have accountability for ongoing activities or objectives. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. May represent the level at which career may stabilize for many years or even until retirement.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience

Basic Management Experience - 3 years   

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.


Posted: 2021-03-23 Expires: 2021-04-22

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