Why would I want this job?

Our client is looking for a highly motivated and energetic Staff Accountant to join its team. This individual will play a primary role in all aspects of the monthly and quarterly close activities and will be involved in preparation of journal entries, A/P review, account reconciliation, along with ad-hoc reporting requests and special projects.

What would I be doing?

  • As a member of the corporate accounting department, the Staff Accountant will be primarily responsible for the following:
  • Maintain domestic and foreign intercompany accounts including invoicing, confirmation of balances and correspondence with divisional counterparts
  • Record monthly journal entries
  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations
  • Participate in the financial close process including the preparation of P&L, Cash Flow Statements, detailed analytics and account roll forwards
  • Prepare various ad hoc reports, investigate balances, research accounting treatment
  • Review of accounts payable transactions
  • Participate in SOX 404 Testing and Reporting
  • Assist in compliance with Internal/External Audits

What would make me qualified?

Required Experience and Qualifications:

  •  BA/BS in Accounting
  • 1-2 years accounting experience in either public or private
  • Ledger experience (SAP a plus)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft packages (Advanced Excel Skills required)
  • Ability to work well under pressure, handle multiple projects and manage their time efficiently
  • Must be able to work well in group environment, be committed to meeting strict deadlines, and willing to work long hours as needed
  • Must possess strong written and verbal communications skills , excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work with diverse groups across a large organization
  • Looking for a quick learning Team player that is highly motivated and energetic

 Location: New York / Hybrid in office 3 days a week