SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

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

COMPENSATION: $30/hr - $35/hr
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: May 17, 2019

Our client, an innovative and growing marketing agency, is looking for an impressive Senior Accountant to join their Accounting team at the New York City headquarters. This is a highly visible role within the company and provides the opportunity to develop a career with opportunity for internal advancement. The ideal candidate should demonstrate a strong understanding of accounting principles, possess time management skills, and provide training and guidance to junior team members.

Salary/Hourly Rate:  $30-35/hr

Position Overview:  The Senior Accountant will join a fast-paced and team-oriented Accounting Department and will be responsible for managing and training junior team members. This is a client-facing industry so this person 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:

  • General ledger accounting
  • Budgeting, forecasting and analysis
  • Revenue, expense and cash forecasting
  • Oversee accounts payable and receivable functions
  • Manage the month-end closing process
  • Financial Statement preparation, consolidations, and profit & loss
  • Monthly sales reporting
  • Year-end audit support

Qualifications for the Senior Accountant:

  • 4-7 years’ of progressive accounting experience
  • Industry experience preferred
  • Highly proficient in Excel (v/h-lookups, pivot tables, formulas)
  • Experience with SAP preferred
  • Problem solver
  • Highly organized and efficient
  • Positive attitude and professional
  • Leadership skills and team player

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics
  • CPA preferred

Benefits:  Eligible for Atrium Care Package

POSITION ID: 74616

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