This position will oversee all major accounting areas for Papa John’s International, Inc., a public restaurant company with over 5,000 global units and a $2.7 Billion market cap. Position will provide senior leadership and direction to a team of approximately 50 people through 3 direct reports and will work cross-functionally with several business units and departments. This position will work closely with senior management throughout the company and will report to the SVP Finance, Corporate Controller.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Have strong leadership, communication and team building skills
Manage general accounting areas including retail, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, fixed assets and lease accounting
Manage the monthly close process
Oversee and leverage financials systems to drive process efficiencies
Lead process improvement initiatives and special projects
Have a good working knowledge of accounting standards and their impact on the business
Work effectively with external and internal auditors
Maintain and enhance internal controls
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Strong knowledge of accounting processes and procedures
Proficient with financial systems; experience with Microsoft Office, Oracle Financials, HFM and Essbase a plus
Good project management skills; must be able to prioritize and manage multiple projects at once
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; must possess the ability to motivate, manage and build high performance teams
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
Experience managing large accounting functions in a public company required
15 or more years accounting experience
Multi-unit restaurant or retail industry experience preferred
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