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Accounting Manger- M135

Position Name Accounting Manager
Location Grand Rapids, MI
Salary Range $70000 - $85000
Client Overview We are a progressive, dynamic company, driving strategic growth in the competitive culinary market. Each of our concepts delivers a distinctive dining experience for our guests, a work environment rich with opportunity for our team members & optimum results for its stakeholders.

Why people LOVE working for this company!

  • Innovative, Growth Focused Company
  • Casual Dining Vertical is diverse and growing
  • Future casual concepts coming in the next 5 years

Position Overview & Responsibilities

  • Managing the accounting staff and ensuring that work is completed accurately and timely
  • Ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close
  • Managing general ledger accuracy to ensure the reliability of financial statements
  • Monitoring and analyzing department work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy
  • Collaborating with other department managers to support overall department goals and objectives
  • Working with the Corporate Controller to ensure proper internal controls are being performed and support a successful year end audit
  • Documenting processes and procedures to assist in training to new and existing staff as needed
  • Working with direct reports to focus on development by establishing and accomplishing defined goals and objectives
  • Management of special projects as assigned


  • Competitive salary and bonus plan
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance, including HSA plan with company contribution
  • PTO and paid holidays
  • 401(k) with company contribution
  • Life insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability
  • 50% off at all company owned restaurants

Position Requirements

Qualified candidates meet the following criteria:
  • Proven management experience of at least 3-5 years managing an accounting function
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Ability to work at a fast pace and be self driven
  • Ability to lead and develop a team of people
Minimum Qualifications
  • Proven management experience – can be someone from public accounting who has management project teams; can’t be too hung up on needing to do things in a way that they are familiar with
  • Bachelor Degree
  • CPA Preferred
  • Direct Accounting experience – processes and controls, GAAP, work within an accounting department
Key Traits
  • Process/system oriented; able to define and execute; strong attention to detail
  • People leader and developer; holds people accountable; creates defined goals and objectives for people
  • Multi-task, meet deadlines; able to organize work and drive results
Equal Opportunity Employer

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Patrice & Associates

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