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Compass Group, North America STAFF and TAX ACCOUNTANT in Lenexa, Kansas


  • We are hiring immediately for a STAFF AND TAX ACCOUNTANT position.

  • Location: LENEXA, KS. Note: online applications accepted only.

  • Schedule:MONDAY- FRIDAY

    About Canteen:

    Canteen brings break time to everyone. We combine food, service, and experience backed by industry-leading technology to help companies create a better workplace and connect their employees. Canteen’s solutions include markets, office coffee and snacks, unattended retail, and culinary.

    Our people are at the heart of everything we do. Their dedication, collaboration, and passion fuel our growth. Interested in joining our team? You bring the enthusiasm, customer service, and commitment; we’ll supply the opportunity and innovation. Together, we’ll continue to transform our industry.

    Come for the job, stay for the career . We are Canteen.

Job Summary

Sales, Use, Property Tax filing and payments

Maintain tax rates in all systems and stay up to date with tax rate changes

Assist field operations group with data entry corrections and review

Support Financial close reporting as requested including ad hoc requests

Willingness to assist team in all other accounting department functions as needed


Four-year degree in Accounting or Finance

Minimum three year accounting experience

Excellent customer service skills

Good communication skills, verbal and written

Microsoft Dynamics (GP) experience a plus

Proficient in Microsoft Office with a concentration in Excel

Ability to work under pressure of tight deadlines

Must be available to work during month end closing schedule

Must be a quick learner and self-motivated

Skilled at managing multiple priorities and relationships

Strong analytical and organizational skills

Ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment

Conformity to the highest standards of personal integrity and ethical behavior

Associates at Canteen are offered many fantastic benefits.

Associates at Canteen are offered many fantastic benefits.

Both full-time and part-time positions offer the following benefits to associates:

  • Retirement Plan

  • Associate Shopping Program

  • Health and Wellness Programs

  • Discount Marketplace

  • Identity Theft Protection

  • Pet Insurance

  • Voluntary Benefits, including Critical Illness Insurance, Accident Insurance, Hospital Indemnity Insurance, Legal Services, and Choice Auto and Home Program

    In addition, full-time positions also offer the following benefits to associates:

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Life Insurance/AD

  • Disability Insurance

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance).

Req ID: 1014862