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Staff Accountant

Location:

Wilmington, Massachusetts

Job ID

1900095

Where will a UniFirst Career take you?

As an industry leader in the rental, lease and sale of uniforms and facility services products, UniFirst Corporation has grown to become one of the largest companies in the garment services industry.

UniFirst is recognized on the Forbes “Platinum 400 - Best Big Companies” List. With over 14,000 employee Team Partners and more than 250 facilities throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Europe, you are never just a number when you work for UniFirst. What sets us apart from all other companies is that we still function as a family run business. When you work for UniFirst, you’re family!

UniFirst Corporation has a strong history of promoting from within. In fact, most of UniFirst's Senior Managers have come from within the Company. Opportunities are endless for those individuals who possess a strong work ethic, a commitment to quality, and above all else, a passion for delivering quality customer service, both internally and externally.

Our culture is what makes UniFirst an organization that stands out from the rest. Are you interested in loving your job? Find out just how far a career with UniFirst can take you.

UniFirst offers a Fleet of Benefits, 50+ to be exact!

  • RRSP with Company Match
  • Profit Sharing
  • Health Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Vacation
  • Sick Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Direct Payroll Deposit
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 30% Employee Discount
  • Employee Referral Program

The Asset Management Accountant position will be responsible for a range of accounting duties related to the Company’s Capital Asset processes. This position works closely with other groups within the Company such as Engineering, IT, Accounts Payable, Tax and Audit as well as Company facilities located throughout the US and Canada.

Analyze and review capital invoice payments as well as ensure timely capitalization of projects.

Ensure that the accounting for the Company’s capital assets is consistent with US GAAP as well as the Company policy.

Reconcile and analyze accounts from the Asset Management subsidiary ledger to the General Ledger.

Analyze and review vendor invoices to be vouchered for payment.

Prepare and process journal entries required for month-end accounting close ensuring compliance with Corporate Accounting policies.

Research and respond to information requests from various Corporate departments as well as internal and external auditors.

Effectively communicate and support field locations to address capital questions and issues or provide information as requested.

Provide support for monthly and quarterly close process.

Complete other Ad Hoc requests, Corporate initiatives and projects as requested by Management.



Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or finance and 1 - 3 years relevant experience

Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word

Strong analytical and communication skills, must possess ability to multitask

Experience in PeopleSoft, Oracle or SAP preferred

Knowledge of US GAAP

UniFirst Corporation is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V

UniFirst is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, ancestry, religion, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy, citizenship, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws

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