Senior Accountant

Bellevue, Washington, us
Company: MOD Pizza
Category: Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Published on 2021-06-17 13:30:56

No matter who you are or where you come from, you are welcome here. At MOD, we embrace individuality, support human growth, and recognize the value in second chances.

Every day and in every store, we create a culture where individual spirits are celebrated. And as part of MOD, you will be empowered to provide that same experience for every single customer that walks through the door.

We’re growing, with more than 400 locations across 28 states, and Canada. So we’re always looking for people who demonstrate what we call the 4G’s: Grit, Growth, Generosity, and Gratitude. You’ll help us create a positive social impact in your community, making MOD an exciting place to eat and a place where others are inspired to bring about change. We call it Spreading MODness®. Come be part of it.


The Senior Accountant is an integral member of the Accounting team who is focused on the preparation and analysis of monthly financial statements and administration and accounting for the company’s leases. This includes the preparation and review of journal entries under the ASC 842 standard, reconciling assigned general ledger accounts, and other ad hoc projects involving leases and capital expenditures. The ideal candidate will have strong Excel skills, learn new systems easily, and be able to work in fast-paced and growing business with conflicting deadlines. They will be analytical, organized and detail oriented, with excellent problem-solving skills. Strong communication skills are a must, as is the ability to work well independently and as part of a team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in month-end closing of the general ledger, focusing on lease and fixed asset accounting, including preparation, review, and posting of appropriate journal entries.
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts as assigned.
  • Administration of lease accounting software, including entering and modifying lease agreements, data validation, and reporting.
  • Analysis and reporting for impairment of long-lived assets.
  • Partner with real estate, construction, and other teams to provide information related to impact of leasing decisions.
  • Serve as the back-up for fixed asset accounting, including store capitalization, disposals, and capitalized labor.
  • Assist with annual financial statement audit as needed.
  • Other ad hoc projects as desired.
  • Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required.
  • 3+ years of similar, progressive experience in Accounting, month-end closing procedures, reconciliation, and financial statement preparation.
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP, including ASC 842.
  • Technologically savvy with excellent Excel skills.
  • High degree of professionalism and integrity.
  • Ability to effectively work with individuals and groups at all levels of the organization; ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment with a high level of attention to detail.
  • Ability to effectively plan, organize and manage multiple priorities.
  • Willingness to adapt to changing business needs and deadlines.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • CPA license.
  • Public Accounting experience.
  • Previous lease administration duties and fixed asset accounting experience preferred.
  • Physical Requirements

    Office work involves remaining in a stationary position most of the time in front of a computer, using a keyboard, mouse and telephone. Regularly operate a computer and other office equipment. Occasionally move about the work site to access file cabinets, office equipment, etc. Exert up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or regularly move objects. Communicate and exchange information with co-workers and other individuals in person and electronically.

    Want to help us spread MODness™? Apply today!

    MOD welcomes people from all backgrounds and walks of life, and it’s reflected in our largely diverse community of MOD Squaders. MOD is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing equal opportunity for all employees and applicants. MOD recruits, hires, trains, promotes, compensates, and administers all personnel actions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sex stereotyping, pregnancy (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, ancestry, medical condition, marital status, military or veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable law.

    This Job Description is not intended to be all-inclusive. We all may be assigned other related duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

    Key words: Restaurant General Manager, GM, Store Manager, General Manager, Assistant General Manager, AGM, Restaurant Manager, Operations Manager, Team Leader

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