Sr Accountant in Tampa, FL at Welbilt

Date Posted: 5/17/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We value a strong work ethic and character. At Welbilt, we work hard to ensure that each of our employees has access to a supportive working environment which enables individuals to reach their potential, to be productive and to work to the best of their ability.

We are Welbilt! We are pioneers and innovators. Our industry knowledge and insights stretch back nearly a century, from the original founding of the Hirsch brothers’ Welbilt Stove Company in 1929. We design, manufacture and supply best-in-class food and beverage equipment for the global foodservice market. We attract talent and build careers. We empower you to grow with us. We recognize you and reward you. We win together as one team.

The Senior Accountant works under limited supervision, prepares and reviews the most complex balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other financial reports. Analyzes trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses. Reports organization's finances to management, and offers suggestions about resource utilization, and assumptions underlying budget forecasts. Assists in the input and analysis of the Company's long-range plans, annual budgets, and forecasting. Typically directs day-to-day activities of less experienced staff.

Major Accountability:

  • Consults with management regarding the documentation of financial data within a specific field (accounting, auditing, budgeting, taxation, etc.).
  • Performs a variety of accounting activities in accordance with accounting principles and standards to control the organization's financial resources to ensure that it complies with all relevant regulations and reporting requirements.
  • Prepares balance sheets, profit and loss statements, or other financial reports, as needed.
  • Develops management reports of the organization's finances including resource utilization and assumptions underlying forecasts.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Follows established procedures and guidelines to ensure financial transactions are properly recorded and maintained.
  • Ensures accuracy of entries to ledger accounts to ensure the organization has an accurate statement of its financial position.
  • Directs efforts to collect, compile, verify and analyze financial information; prepares accurate and timely reports, profit and loss statements, balance sheets, depreciation statements, cash flow, debtor and creditor lists, repayment schedules, regulatory reports and filings, and/or similar financial data.
  • Analyzes current costs, revenues, financial commitments and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses.
  • Provides technical accounting advise within area of expertise to functional or operational area managers to assist them in developing revenue and expense budgets, understanding financial reports, and managing financial responsibilities.
  • May be responsible for complex projects such as special studies, compliance reporting, administration of taxes, coordination of audits, or other senior accounting related studies and projects.
  • Typically directs and reviews work of less experienced staff regarding process, techniques and tools, and to resolve problems.

DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

Bachelor’s in Accounting and a minimum of 8 years of experience required.

Excellent knowledge of MS Office including MS Excel, Word, Project, and other software applications.  Demonstrated aptitude for math and ability to perform detailed calculations and analysis.  Ability to work effectively with all levels of staff and management.

*Welbilt, Inc. provides the world’s top chefs, premier chain operators and growing independents with industry-leading equipment and solutions. Our innovative products and solutions are powered by our deep knowledge, operator insights, and culinary expertise. Our portfolio of 12 award-winning product brands includes Cleveland™, Convotherm®, Crem®, Delfield®, Frymaster®, Garland®, Kolpak®, Lincoln™, Manitowoc®, Merco®, Merrychef® and Multiplex®. These product brands are supported by three service brands: KitchenCare®, our aftermarket parts and service brand, FitKitchen®, our fully integrated kitchen systems brand, and KitchenConnect®, our cloud-based digital platform brand. Headquartered in the Tampa Bay region of Florida, supported by over 5,400 employees and operating 21 manufacturing facilities throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, we sell through a global network of over 5,000 distributors and dealers in over 100 countries. For more information, visit

Welbilt, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity in the workplace.  All applicants shall receive equal consideration and treatment in employment without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, marital status, familial status, or medical condition. All recruitment, hiring, placements, transfers and promotions will be on the basis of individual skills, knowledge and abilities, and the feasibility of any necessary job accommodation(s).


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