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Supervisor, Accounting

at Performance Foodservice

Posted: 1/31/2019
Job Reference #: 591371

Job Description

Job Title
Supervisor, Accounting

Job Description
The ideal candidate for Accounting Supervisor will be responsible for analyzing and verifying complex financial information, preparing financial reporting, reconciling general ledger accounts and performing month-end close activities for distribution centers and other locations as assigned in a Shared Services environment supporting multiple operating companies and corporate locations across the US.  Also identifying and recommending effective solutions towards process improvements while providing leadership and direction to a team of two or more accountants. Internal contacts with employees at all levels in the organization. External contacts may include vendors, operating companies and banks.  Functions as a team member within the department and organization, as required, and perform any duty assigned to best serve the company.  
Major Functional Responsibilities:

Supervises associates to include, but not limited to: staffing, training, coaching, performance management and problem resolution. Lead small teams on special projects assigned by management.
Perform detailed review of complex journal entries.
Prepare and publish internal month-end, quarter-end, and year-end reporting.

Perform and/or review complex accounting reconciliations and balance sheet trend analysis  May include specific duties related to fixed assets.
Prepare and review scheduled for internal/external auditors in connection with reviews/audits.
Ensure compliance with accounting policies and reporting deadlines.
Ensure transactions are performed within a sound internal control environment, in compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) key controls.
Provide strategic recommendations for process improvements and efficient use of resources.  Effectively lead team through change.


Job Location
Centennial, Colorado (CO)

1st Shift

Full Time / Part Time
Full Time

EEO Statement
Performance Food Group and/or its subsidiaries (individually or collectively, the "Company") provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all applicants and employees, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations. Please click on the following links to review: (1) our EEO Policy; (2) the "EEO is the Law" poster and supplement; and (3) the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting with 4 to 6 years experience.

General Accounting experience in a high-volume transaction environment; Thorough understanding and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP); High proficiency in Microsoft Excel, working knowledge of Microsoft Access.

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Preferred Qualifications
High proficiency in Microsoft Excel, working knowledge of Microsoft Access. Experience with supervision and/or project leadership a plus. SAP experience or exposure to other major ERP applications a plus. Public accounting and/or foodservice distribution experience a plus.

Company Description

Through our leading family of foodservice distributors – Performance Foodservice, Vistar and PFG Customized Distribution – Performance Food Group, Inc. (PFG) delivers national and proprietary-branded food and food-related products to independent and national chain restaurants, quick-service eateries, pizzerias, theaters, schools, hotels, health care facilities and other institutions. We operate one of the nation's largest truck fleets, as well as 76 distribution centers and 10 Merchant’s Mart locations across the United States.

Altogether, PFG’s family of distributors offers outstanding service with a wide variety of high-quality products that, along with the strength of our industry-wide relationships and expertise, helps customers run their businesses successfully. Based in Richmond, Va., we operate in all 50 states and employ more than 13,000 people nationwide. For more information, visit