Job Description

Company Description

Pilot Flying J is the 10th largest privately held company in North America with more than 28,000 team members. As the industry-leading network of travel centers, we have more than 950 retail and fueling locations in 44 states and six Canadian provinces. Our energy and logistics division is a top supplier of fuel, employing one of the largest tanker fleets and providing critical services to oil operations in our nation's busiest basins. Pilot Company supports a growing portfolio of brands with expertise in supply chain and retail operations, logistics and transportation, technology and digital innovation, construction, maintenance, human resources, finance, sales and marketing.

Founded in 1958, we are proud to be family owned and consider our team members to be part of the family. Our founding values, people-first culture and commitment to giving back remains true to us today. Whether we are serving guests, a fellow team member, or a trucking company, we are dedicated fueling people and keeping North America moving.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Pilot Flying J is part of the Pilot Company family of brands that keeps North America's drivers moving, including E-Z Trip, Mr. Fuel, One9 Fuel Stop, Pride, StaMart and Xpress Fuel.

Job Description

Are you looking for career growth and development? Do you have a passion for numbers and accounting and enjoy managing others? If so, this might be the right job for you! Pilot Company would like to hire a Store Accounting Manager to manage the general accounting function and oversee the completion of ledger accounts and financial statements.

What you will do in this role: 

  • Supervise and provide daily oversight of team; select, coach, train, and develop direct reports to include appraising job performance and conducting performance reviews
  • Assist the manager in producing and reviewing various financial reports
  • Implement accounting policies under direction of the manager
  • Oversee calculating, posting, verifying, and typing duties to obtain and record financial data for use in maintaining accounting and statistical records
  • Lead most day-to-day operations of the group
  • Model behaviors that support the company’s common purpose; ensure guests and team members are supported at the highest level
  • Ensure all activities are in compliance with rules, regulations, policies, and
  • procedures
  • Perform continual inventory analysis and monthly accrual to budgeted loss
  • Perform daily and monthly margin analysis for non-fuel categories
  • Create schedules and assist Planning & Analysis with financial reporting
  • Field team member calls for financial back office issues
  • Handle escalated issues which require additional support or approval
  • Perform high level store financial review and reporting
  • Create and prepare audit schedules to support internal and external requests
  • Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting 
  • 5-7 years of experience in accounting 
  • Master’s degree in business or related field preferred and CPA preferred
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills and familiarity with Lawson or similar software
  • Familiarity with Structured Query Language (SQL) programming language
    for data management
  • Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to communicate financial principles and practices with non-finance team
  • members
  • Travel required less than 25%
Additional Information
  • Nation-wide Medical Plan/Dental/Vision
  • 401(k) and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Weekly Pay
  • Onsite gym and cafeteria
  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines

Application Instructions

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