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Oversee the daily operations of the Retail Bookkeeping department which includes work allocation, training, supervision and problem resolution.
Evaluates performance and motivates employees to achieve peak productivity and performance.
Ensures compliance with all company policies and procedures, as well as, state and federal laws and regulations.
Participate in the management of all financial matters as it relates to all applicable store operations.
Responsible for designing, evaluating, supporting, and influencing a culture of compliance, as well as, assisting in the management and execution of an efficient compliance monitoring program.
Coordinates development and analysis of the annual retail supermarket budget and projections.
Oversees the preparation of all required AG Supermarkets financial statements according to GAAP, internal and external reports as well as those required for auditing purposes.
Prepare financial statements according to GAAP, audit activities and ensures accuracy and integrity of financial reporting. Develop projections and analysis and relays recommendations and conclusions to management.
Oversees AG Supermarkets retail operations internal controls.
Makes recommendations to senior management and implements corrections and improvements as required.
Supervise the setup and processing, payment and auditing of retail accounts including accounts payable, bank statements, general ledger, collections, aged accounts, fixed assets and related activities in order to reconcile accounts and prepare financial reports.
Resolves problems and enhances the performance of the operating procedures and policies to improve fiscal/accounting procedures as it relates to Retail Bookkeeping customers and the Corporate Store Group.
Participates in development, implementation and maintenance of policies and procedures to ensure accomplishment of established goals in the short and long-term.
Interacts with vendors, customers and internal departments for information and problem resolution.
Responsible for the anti money laundering effort of the organization.
Supervise & coordinate the auditing of all AG Supermarkets physical inventories.
Performs other duties as assigned or required.
ESSENTIAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related, MBA and/or CPA designation preferred.
Five to ten years related accounting experience.
Ability to supervise and train staff, including organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work assignments.
Knowledge of finance, bookkeeping, accounting, budgeting and cost control procedures.
Knowledge of software to quantify and illustrate complex financial reports, comparisons, impacts, and/or projections.
Maintain certification as a Western Union Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Agent
Excellent customer service skills
REPORTING TO THIS POSITION: Exempt and non-exempt retail bookkeeping personnel.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS & WORK ENVIROMENT:
Work is normally performed in a typical interior/office work environment, however there is travel involved for periodic physical inventories in NH and VT. Travel is also required to oversee VT office personnel/processes and monthly financial reviews.
No or very limited physical effort required.
No or very limited exposure to physical risk.
WHY WE’RE A GREAT PLACE TO WORK:
As a retailer-owned wholesale cooperative, Associated Grocers of New England (AGNE) is dedicated to the success of its members and committed to serving the needs of independent grocers. We achieve our mission through: integrity, a supportive employee environment, concern for the communities we serve, efficient and innovative operations, and a commitment to excellence. AGNE is recognized in New Hampshire as the employer of choice. We attract great people, with great passion working for a great purpose. Employees who build a career at AGNE enjoy:
Health savings account with employer contribution
Profit sharing program
Flexible spending account
Life and AD&D insurance
Employee purchase program
Employee assistance program
Paid time off
Vacation time off
Paid holidays/personal/sick days
Computer purchase program
Well-being program with incentives
Verizon cell phone discount
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