Junior Accountant

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
POSTED: Sep 22, 2022

Our client, a New York city-based food chain, is looking for a Junior Accountant. This client of ours is both in the retail space in NYC as well as shipped across the nation. They are looking for someone who has a passion for food and is open to wearing many different hats in this Junior Accountant role.

Salary/Hourly Rate:


Position Overview:

The Junior Accountant will be responsible for supporting the Controller in all day-to-day accounting tasks. This candidate must have experience in both accounts receivable as well as accounts payable and experience preparing financial reporting. This role is very analytical as well as hands-on, and many hats will be worn.

Responsibilities of the Junior Accountant:

  • Maintaining all accounts payable and receivable duties
  • Updating all financial records and reporting
  • Providing support for audits when applicable
  • Reconciling vendor statements, researching, and correcting discrepancies
  • Building and maintaining partnerships with outside suppliers and service companies to maintain long-term relationships
  • Presenting financial reporting to senior and leadership teams
  • Preparing quarterly budgets with the senior team

Qualifications of the Junior Accountant:

  • Previous experience/internship experience
  • Strong communication skills, both written and orally
  • Proficiency in QuickBooks and exposure to Sage X3 is preferred
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines
  • Someone who is results-driven and detail-oriented

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance


  • Full medical, dental, and vision
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Hybrid schedule
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 114207