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You’re a details person! You analyze and review data, uncovering trends that impact the bottom line!

Sodexo is seeking a Director, Finance - Supply Management in Bethesda, MD.

Reporting directly to the Sr Director, Finance for Supply Reporting and Analytics, this role is a strategic business partner to the Supply Management and leadership team.

Responsibilities of the successful candidate:

  • Supervises and leads accounting work within Supply Management
  • Co-acting with Segment Finance, Region Finance FP&A, Treasury, Entegra, SodexoLive! and Food Transformation, works on initiatives to optimize profitability and cash flow.
  • As the SME for Finance/Supply Management, influences, challenges with humility, and persuades senior leaders (SVP Supply, Segment CFOs, etc.) in matters related to the function.
  • Advises, consults and communicates within the highly matrixed Supply organization to senior leaders, in particular SVP of Supply Management, VP, Finance/SO, CFO Entegra and Canada SM leader.
  • Will lead a team of 10+ finance professionals

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:

  • Led a team or projects
  • Successful business partnering skills and impactful influencing skills with VP/executive level stakeholders
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills, including oral & written as well as interpersonal skills
  • Strong drive, ability to connect to the changing needs of the business and forward thinking in creation of solution development
  • Experience as member of leadership team in Finance and proven ability to influence the direction of business area within region and global supply management organization
  • Strong finance knowledge, as well as strong research and analytical skills
  • The ability to adapt quickly and learn new tasks independently
  • 5+ years Accounting Experience
  • Audit experience
  • Certified/Qualified Finance Professional or equivalent working experience
  • A Bachelor's degree (Accounting degree preferred)
  • The ability to demonstrate focused and driven leadership skills to local and wider team

At Sodexo, we believe every employee should have the resources to be their best. As part of our overall rewards, we offer benefits programs designed to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle including health, dental and vision insurance. We also offer other benefits like paid time off, financial and savings programs, 401k, and access to our employee assistance program and other discounts. Click here for more information about Sodexo's Benefits.

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What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
Basic Management Experience - 5 years
Basic Functional Experience - 5 years


Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Application Instructions

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