Senior Fixed Assets Accountant

Location: Addison, TX
Company Overview: Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. owns, operates and franchises two fastcasual restaurant brands, Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana, including over 300 companyowned locations primarily in Florida and Texas. We are publicly traded on the NASDAQ market under the symbol “FRGI”.

Position Overview: We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Fixed Assets Accountant. If you are up for a challenge, love working in a fast paced, energizing environment, and want to work for a growing brand, this is the job for you!
Under the supervision of the Fixed Assets Accounting Manager, your role will entail accounting for IT capital expenditures, inventoried assets, and various accruals.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • You will track the compilation of costs into fixed asset accounts related to IT projects.
  • You will act as the subject matter expert on IT costs – staying up to date on guidance issued related to capital vs expense.
  • You will perform data entry, as needed, to accurately and timely record capital expenditures, including setting up new assets and processing requests to transfer or retire assets.
  • You will rollforward cost and accumulated depreciation accounts.
  • You will reconcile balance sheet accounts related to capital expenditures, as well as the fixed asset subledger to the general ledger.
  • You will be responsible for booking accrual journal entries during monthend close.
  • You will review P&L transactions for assigned accounts and prepare to correct entries and accruals, as needed.
  • You will assist in answering store P&L questions from the field operations team.
  • You will work with internal and external auditors to provide requested documentation and schedules. You will interact closely with the Accounts Payable, Restaurant Accounting, and IT teams in accomplishing your duties and responsibilities.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting Minimum of 4 years of experience in fixed assets
  • Ability to understand and apply U.S. GAAP, especially as it relates to proper capitalization of assets Well organized and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize while maintaining communication with direct supervisor Knowledgeable in personal computer applications, including spreadsheets (intermediate to advanced Excel.)
  • Previous PeopleSoft experience preferred, but not required
  • Exemplifies a highly responsive, customerservice mindsetÍž adopts a serviceoriented working relationship with internal customers
Matt Rubin
ProEnlist, LLC
720-845-6562 Direct
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