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Performance Food Group Mgr, Acctg Field - Benefits Day One! in Jackson, Wisconsin


Job Title:

Mgr, Acctg Field - Benefits Day One!


Vistar Wisconsin (4001)

Job Description:

Vistar/PFG has an exciting new opportunity in Jackson Wisconsin (27 minutes north of Milwaukee) for an Accounting Manager in the field. The ideal candidate will be responsible for timely financial reporting and analysis. On a monthly, quarterly and annual basis, will work closely with the General Manager for the OPCO and corporate financial management to discuss financial results and provide reports as required. Also, work closely with Corporate on month-end close and balance sheet reconciliations. Provide input for the monthly monitoring of the annual budget. Assist with financial planning through analysis of historical data; develop projections and recommendations to senior management. Manage a small team consisting of Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable. Internal contact with employees at all levels in the organization and the capability to work with each department for the best end result. Also will perform any duty assigned to best service the company.

Major Functional Responsibilities:

  • Supervise associates to include, but not limited to, staffing, training, coaching, performance management and problem resolution. Ensures duties are performed in a timely and accurate manner

  • Ensure all monthly, quarterly and annual deadlines for accounting and financial reports are properly prepared and analyzed and all related transactions are processed. Ensure all financial reports are prepared for corporate financial management

  • Assist with the preparation of various financial planning reports through the analysis of appropriate data. Develop projections and recommendations for senior management review

  • Analyze financial income statements, properly record all accounting transactions

  • Responsible for the day to day OPCO including transactions and financial reports

  • Work with internal and external customers as needed

  • Direct activities of teams responsible for general ledger accounting, vendor billing, fixed assets and related capital expenditure accounting

  • Provide strategic recommendations for process improvements and efficient use of resources. Effectively lead your team through change

  • Recommend and ensure adherence to accounting policies. Prepare and review for internal/external auditors in connection with reviews/audits

  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Req Number:


Address Line 1:

N173W21441 Northwest Psge

Job Location:

Jackson, Wisconsin (WI)


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:

Required Education: High School Diploma/GED or Equivalent Experience

Required Experience: 10 Years + Please specify: Accounting experience, including supervisory experience in a high-volume transaction environment

Strong understanding and application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as strong interpersonal, organizational and customer service skills required

Demonstrated ability to positively lead teams through change

Working knowledge and analytical skills to make independent judgments in relation to complex accounting processes and the business

Strong computer and analytical skills: High proficiency in Excel, working knowledge of Access

Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects/tasks in a high-volume, changing environment

Ability to maintain efficient and effective financial systems and procedures: Self motivated with ability to work under and meet strict deadlines individually as well as in a team environment

Abiltiy to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees

Ability to work flexible hours as required



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Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Education: Bachelors Degreee in Business, Accounting/Finance or related area of study

Preferred Experience: 10 Years + Please specify: Accounting and/or food service distribution industry experience

SAP experience

Preferred Professional Certification(s): Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and/or Master's in Business Administration (MBA)



Company Description:

Vistar customers are everywhere people work, play and shop. Vistar is America’s leading candy, snack and beverage distributor with over 25 distribution centers delivering everything from popcorn to healthy meal replacements anywhere in the United States. Our success is rooted in working closely with our suppliers and customers to stay ahead of the latest snacking trends. Vistar has thrived by innovating, exceeding customer expectations and fostering a collaborative culture built on teamwork, doing what’s right, and giving back to the communities we do business in.

Eby-Brown is a leading national distributor to the convenience industry, delivering award-winning foodservice and merchandising, valuable technology, and indispensable insight to more than 10,000 c-store retailers across North America. At Eby-Brown, convenience distribution isn’t just what we do, it’s all we do. Headquartered in the suburbs of Chicago, we are one of the largest wholesalers in the industry, wholly-focused on convenience stores. Our service area encompasses 21 states, working from 10 distribution centers in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.


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