Senior Staff Accountant

Bellisio Foods and Overhill Farms
Minneapolis, MN 55413
United States
Job Description

Bellisio Foods is hiring a Senior Staff Accountant!  This role is part of our Finance Reporting Team and will be based out of our corporate headquarters in the North Loop of Minneapolis.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join a great company culture and bring fresh insights and ideas to an established team. 

Who are we?

Bellisio Foods, Inc., founded in 1990, Bellisio Foods, Inc. is a growing global company with a long history of providing quality, innovative food tailored to meet consumer tastes and lifestyles.

While headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, our immense production facility in Jackson, Ohio, creates more than 400 products spanning a wide variety of frozen food categories, including single and multi-serve entrees, snacks, and side dishes.

We are a values-driven organization, making a solid investment in those who foster integrity, prize authenticity, and possess an entrepreneurial spirit.

Position Details

The Senior Staff Accountant will join our established and tenured Finance Reporting Team and work closely with partners in Accounting and Information Technology to provide timely and accurate financial statements to management for providing complex accounting support.

This will include, among other things, consolidating management reporting and review of results with business owners, preparation of journal entries and account reconciliations. 


  • Maintenance and preparation of robust financial packages including variance to budget and prior year. This includes making changes quickly and accurately

  • Verification of the accuracy of financial reports and data                                                    

  • Monitors details of general and administrative accounts for accuracy                                                               

  • Develops departmental process improvements                            

  • Adheres to and supports internal control procedures                         

  • Provides ad hoc reporting              

  • Prepares and reviews monthly balance sheet and profit and loss accounts and is accountable for their accuracy and compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (US GAAP)                                                                                                         

  • Prepares, analyzes and reviews monthly operating results with business owners. Identify future risks and opportunities                                                                            

  • Participates in the forecasting/budgeting process including preparation of cash flow and balance sheet budgets                     

  • Applies knowledge of accounting to evaluate established controls and standardized procedures, identifies opportunities for improvements and alternatives to improve efficiencies within department, and assists in developing and making recommendation to management when appropriate                                    

  • Prepares volume-based reporting including, among other things, headcount and product lines and channels reports

  • Provides SAP systems administration back up as necessary (mainly EPM/BPC)                                      

  • Provides support to Finance and the CFO and other functional business owners as needed

Required Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience in a corporate accounting role

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting

  • Experience in SAP BPC (Business Planning and Consolidation)

  • Strong skill set with MS Excel

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience in the manufacturing industry

  • Experience with SAP Business ByDesign

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license

  • Strong attention to detail

Bellisio Foods is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran, or disability status.


Disclaimer: This job description indicates in general the nature and levels of work, knowledge, skills, abilities, and other essential functions (as covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act) expected of an incumbent.  It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of an incumbent. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.