C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Accounting Manager in Keene, New Hampshire

Company Overview

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

As an Accounting Manager for Fringe & Insurance, you will provide administrative and technical supervision for a team of accountants responsible for all aspects of fringe and insurance accounting such as Workers Compensation, Medical Insurance, Trucking Insurance, Payroll Taxes and General/Auto Liability Insurance and Payroll Accounting


  • Coordinate and assist with the preparation of weekly/monthly management reporting in assigned areas

  • Manage company’s annual budgeting and forecasting cycle in regards to all insurance and fringe line items.

  • Review weekly and quarterly work product of Staff Accountants to ensure accuracy and completeness, and provide constructive feedback

  • Prepare financial analysis and respond to questions as requested by Operations, Risk Management and/or Finance Management

  • Prepare select balance sheet reconciliation and propose appropriate adjusting journal entries

  • Coordinate and assist in the department’s month-end and year-end financial close responsibilities

  • Manage capital expenditure cycle including project analysis, asset capitalizations, transfers, disposals with the appropriate record keeping

  • Administer personnel actions including conducting job interviews, making recommendations on hiring decisions, conducting initial and on-going training and development, conducting performance appraisals, and recommending salary adjustments.

  • Act as administrator for company’s general ledger and ERP system maintaining interface jobs and managing key flex-field mapping


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting

  • Prior experience at a minimum of a Senior Staff Accountant level

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Excel and broad experience with other database/accounting software (ie., Access, GL Packages, Hyperion, Query tools)

  • Lawson and Oracle experience a plus

  • Supervisory experience required

  • Grocery industry experience a plus

  • Insurance background and experience also a plus

Requisition ID 6856

Job Locations US-NH-Keene

Company C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Category Finance

Posted Date 6/16/2017