Unit Controller in Chicago, IL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Aramark   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Hospitality & Recreation


5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

This job is no longer available.

About Higher Education

When it comes to on-campus dining, facilities services, sport arenas and conference center services, Aramark is the real head of the class. Partnering with close to 600 colleges and universities throughout the United States, we strive to provide the best residential, retail, and catering options, service and facilities for students, faculty and administrator. Our programs are second to none in their innovation, excellence and results. As part of our commitment, we are determined to build and develop the best team of professionals in the industry - people who aren't afraid of spearheading change, who know how to lead and who appreciate endless opportunity.

As a Controller you will establish and implement working capital control programs, enforcing policies designed to maximize internal control of inventories, cash and equipment. You will be responsible for preparation of financial and operating reports and conduct and document moderate financial analysis projects.

Responsibility include:

  • Weekly/Monthly operating reports
  • Projections by venue
  • Cash reconciliation
  • Deferred income
  • Meal Plan billing, record keeping, system maintenance
  • Accounts receivable
  • Account Payable
  • Client communication regarding financial aid meal plan, client reports, contracts, assets,
  • SOX survey
  • Audits ; including cash be venue
  • Audits - contact yearly CPA auditors
  • Financials; reporting, analyzing, communicating to operators, budgeting
  • MRS reporting


  • Ideal candidates will possess a bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting
  • 5+ years of experience in AP/AR, payroll, guest ledger/city ledger and P&L.
  • The ability to manage in a diverse environment with focus on client and customer services is essential.
  • The ability to work closely with a team in budgeting, cost controls and monthly reporting is critical.
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills required.

Valid Through: 2019-10-11