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US Foods Staff Accountant II - Area Stock Yards (Hybrid: Onsite and Remote Work) in Aurora, Illinois


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Responsible for the support of multiple Stock Yard markets in a respective area. Provide support to the area and region finance leadership in the completion of the period end close through journal entry, balance sheet reconciliations and analysis in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and consideration of proper SOX controls. As well provide support to the finance and operation team leaders in the area in the preparation of the mid-month forecast.

This position is segmented as "Blended/Hybrid" meaning there is a combination of onsite and remote work.

This position is eligible to sit in our Rosemont, Il Corporate Office or our Aurora, IL/St. Paul, MN Stock Yard facilities.


  • Prepares month-end journal entries and assigned balance sheet reconciliations

  • Completes general ledger and subledger account analysis

  • Prepares and assist with review of financial statements as part of close process

  • Provide reports as required for customers and vendor analysis

  • Compile and provide audit support as requested by internal and external auditors.

  • Develop end-to-end process and business knowledge of assigned area

  • Skilled at demonstrating the values and behaviors of the Company Cultural Beliefs

  • Assist with research of inventory costing issues and analysis to ensure proper cost accounting

  • Provides annual budget and monthly forecast support and analysis for accurate projection of results

  • Responds timely to requests for information/reports from auditors, regional or corporate associates

  • Completes special projects and analysis as requested by SY and Corporate finance leadership


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or related field required.

Related Experience:

  • Must possess a minimum of two years in general accounting; cost accounting experience preferred.


  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a continues improvement mindset

  • Attention to detail and organizational skills; multi-task oriented; and ability to meet deadlines

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office with advanced Excel skills.

  • Experience with PeopleSoft accounting preferred

  • Thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.

  • Effective oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work with and demonstrate discretion with confidential information.



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US Foods is one of America’s great food companies and a leading foodservice distributor, partnering with approximately 300,000 restaurants and foodservice operators to help their businesses succeed. With 28,000 employees and more than 70 locations, US Foods provides its customers with a broad and innovative food offering and a comprehensive suite of e-commerce, technology and business solutions. US Foods is headquartered in Rosemont, Ill., and generates more than $28 billion in annual revenue. Visit www.usfoods.com to learn more.

US Foods may collect personal information from you in connection with the application process. US Foods complies with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, and its policy may be found here (https://www.usfoods.com/content/dam/usf/pdf/Policies/HR/USF_CCPA_policy.pdf) .

US Foods, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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Pay Transparency policy statement is available here (https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_%20English_formattedESQA508c.pdf) .

US Foods is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the interview process or to perform essential job functions, please contact our US Foods Application Accommodation Line at 866-960-5886. You will be prompted to leave a message. Please state the specifics of the assistance needed and your contact information. A member of our HR department will return your call within two business days.