7-Eleven Associate Staff Accountant in Irving, Texas
Serve as primary accounting contact over an assigned group of accountants or team. Ensures US GAAP/proper accounting treatment is applied, controls are set-up/maintained, efficient processes, and successful execution of initiatives within accounting. May work with franchisees and cross functional teams to answer questions, train, and improve processes.
Manage a team of Accountants which may include exempt and non-exempt personnel.
Approve and submit time cards for staff to ensure accurate and timely payroll.
Prepare and review monthly journal entries and corrections including accruals, re-classes, and adjustments and monthly account reconciliations.
Report findings to Supervisor and/or Manager.
Manage, coordinate and follow up with various internal departments as necessary.
Review, approve and post Asset Transfers and Initial & Final Settlements for all changeover stores and ensure entries are accurate, complete and prepared timely.
Handling of ad-hoc inquiries from the field and FZs on Financial Statement questions, various accounting entires, etc. (emails or Remedy tickets).
Help and coach in escalated customer service related cases and training of franchisees and other corporate personnel, as needed.
Respond to monthly, quarterly, and annual audit requests from internal and external auditors.
Maintain process flow documentation to aid in SOX compliance.
Assist in ensuring key controls within the Acctg Dept are documented, effective & internally tested yearly.
Support Accounting Systems Improvement updates - assist Manager of Accounting on Accounting systems updates and coach and manage team on successful change management and implementation.
Education: Bachelors/ 4 yr degree, Masters degree preferred. Public accounting preferred. People management/management of teams strongly preferred.
3-5 Years accounting experience, preferably in a retail or other multi-unit environment.
CPA or CPA Eligible.
Strong leadership skills and cross-functional relationship-building abilities at all levels.
Strong technical accounting background, including General Ledger Accounting, reconciliations, excel analysis, strong Microsoft Office knowledge.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills are required to understand and appropriately respond to a variety of business process issues.
Ability and interest in systems and accounting processes; detail oriented with a big-picture outlook.
Internal Posting Period: June 16 - June 29.
Job Locations US-TX-Irving
Posted Date 6/19/2017