Job Description

Canteen One

Position Title: Financial Analyst, Sr.

Monday - Friday

Minneapolis, MN. Canteen One office in Trendy North Loop Area

$93,000 - 103,000 / year

Let’s talk about Canteen One! We are the national account management arm for Canteen, the largest and most experienced food and retail service company in the United States. We help our clients take the best breaks possible by providing unique and customized office coffee, vending, market, and pantry programs from coast-to-coast.

Job Summary

The Sr. Financial Analyst will provide leadership in reporting and analysis for National Accounts and will support the Director of Financial Reporting on ad-hoc profitability analysis. In this role, you will work collaboratively with Canteen One team members to analyze and drive profitability, and create budgets and forecasts for clients, and analyze variances from plan or prior year. Additionally, run business searches and create both Existing As-Is and Proposed Proforma models for re-bids.

To be successful in this role, you will need strong problem solving skills, the ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects in a fast paced deadline driven environment, and be able to work in partnership with managers/department head across multiple disciplines.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Clients: prepare commission checks, financial and account data, reports and profitability analysis
  • Coordinate and reconcile inter-company commission transactions
  • Prepare accurate and timely Quarterly Business Reviews (QBR)
  • Develop and implement pricing packages
  • Manage effective communication with National Account Managers, branch management and client contacts
  • Create accurate and timely ad-hoc report requests from clients
  • Analyze and understand business to drive national account profitability
  • Support annual budget process and quarterly forecast preparation for assigned clients
  • Analyze and explain any actual to budget or forecast variances
  • Ensure the setup of assigned clients is correct to reduce and/or eliminate order adjustments and inaccurate client reporting
  • Ensure Account P&L info from SAP downloads ties to COPA profitability data


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting is required; CPA or MBA preferred
  • Five years progressively responsible experience in finance, accounting and/or financial analysis is required
  • Demonstrated success in streamlining/defining process improvements
  • Strong relational database and/or enterprise resource planning systems (ERP) skills required
  • Intermediate to expert proficiency in Microsoft Excel required
  • Previous managerial/supervision experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Office Coffee, Pantry, and/or vending operations and franchise operations is beneficial
  • SAP and/or J.D Edwards or equivalent software preferred
  • Knowledge of Business Objects or similar report writer program is preferred
  • Knowledge of MS Access databases preferred

Apply to Canteen One today!

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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.

Associates at Canteen One 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: 1171224

Canteen One 


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