Job Description

Compass Corporate

A family of companies and experiences

As the leading foodservice and support services company, Compass Group USA is known for our great people, great service and our great results. If you’ve been hungry and away from home, chances are you’ve tasted Compass Group’s delicious food and experienced our outstanding service. Our 225,000 associates work in award-winning restaurants, corporate cafes, hospitals, schools, arenas, museums, and more in all 50 states. Our reach is constantly expanding to shape the industry and create new opportunities for innovation. Join the Compass family today!

great people. great services. great results.

Each and every individual plays a key role in the growth and legacy of our company. We know the next big idea can come from anyone. We encourage developing and attracting expertise that differentiates us as a company as we continue to raise the bar.

Job Summary

The Sr. Financial Analyst is primarily responsible for the coordination of the external financial statement audit serving as a resource to provide and review audit supporting documents and liaise with our external auditors. In addition to coordinating the external audit the position will assist with researching technical accounting matters and facilitating internal control reviews. This position reports to the Manager of Technical Accounting & Valuations. The role offers a hybrid work schedule working remote on Mondays and Fridays.


To include a combination of the following:

  • Coordinate audit activities for the IFRS audit between external auditors and Compass departments
  • Interact with external auditors to resolve audit questions and issues that arise
  • Assist with the annual audit process for the Benefit Plans, including preparation of stand-alone financial statements
  • Prepare, gather, and analyze external and internal audit supporting documents
  • Improve current project processes to increase the accuracy, efficiency or effectiveness of daily activities and to ensure they achieve project objectives.
  • Continuously interact and develop strong relationships with external auditors as well as internal Compass associates to promote open and timely communication.
  • Support other activities completed by the Audit Services team, including audit closing presentations, management reports, etc.
  • Research and document technical accounting questions
  • Facilitate internal control reviews
  • Perform special projects as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • CPA or in pursuance of the CPA license
  • 2-3+ years Public Accounting audit experience
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects
  • Strong organization skills
  • Detail oriented with strong analytical skills, with strong risk awareness and thorough understanding of processes and controls
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work with others at various levels across multiple functions
  • Ability to work independently and possess strong problem solving skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • International clients experience a plus
  • SAP & Essbase experience a plus
  • Proficiency in Excel and Access
  • Solid knowledge of IFRS and USGAAP
  • Effective team player
  • SOX/Internal Controls experience

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with a criminal history (including relevant driving history), in a manner consistent with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, and the New York Fair Chance Act. We encourage applicants with a criminal history (and driving history) to apply.

Compass Corporate maintains a drug-free workplace.

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

Associates at Corporate are offered many fantastic benefits.

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance/ AD
  • Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
  • Associate Shopping Program
  • Health and Wellness Programs
  • Discount Marketplace
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Pet Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

Req ID:  1310924

Compass Corporate 



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