SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
LOCATION: New York, NY

COMPENSATION: $35/hr - $40/hr
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: Jan 10, 2019

Our client, a fashion company, is looking for an impressive Senior Accountant to join their accounting team at the New York City headquarters. This is an invaluable opportunity for a Senior Accountant professional to get a great amount of experience.  

Salary/Rate: $35-$40/hr | $80-85k

Position Overview: The Senior Accountant will join a fast-paced, team-oriented accounting department, and will be responsible for overseeing and training junior team members. This is a client-facing industry, so the Senior Accountant must be able to communicate with internal and external parties, provide oversight and organization to the team, and suggest and implement process improvements.

Responsibilities of the Senior Accountant: 

  • Manage General Ledger and verify accuracy of books
  • Manage sub ledgers including depreciation, expenses, insurance, etc
  • Handle monthly reconciliations and adjusting entries
  • Manage cash and reporting
  • Assist with the month end closing process
  • Develop processes and procedures
  • Implement improvements
  • Support the budgeting process
  • Provide audit support and prepare schedules
  • Prepare sales tax reporting
  • Prepare financial statements and consolidations
  • Review and analyze financial statements

Qualifications for the Senior Accountant:

  • 4+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Industry experience is a plus
  • Highly proficient in Excel (v/h-lookups, pivot tables, formulas)
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP
  • Experience with ERP (SAP, Oracle, NetSuite) highly preferred
  • Deadline-driven and problem solver
  • Highly-organized and efficient
  • Positive attitude and professional

Education Requirements: 

  • Required to have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • Master’s degree and CPA is a plus

Benefits: Eligible for Atrium Care Package

POSITION ID: 69102

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