Staff Accountant

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
LOCATION: New York, NY
COMPENSATION: $70k - $80k
REMOTE / ONSITE: Hybrid
POSTED: Jan 25, 2023

Our client, a leading retail and fashion company in the market is looking for a Staff Accountant to join their Accounting Team. They are a growing company looking for the right person to join their work hard, play hard environment. If you feel this is a good fit for you, please apply for this position!

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$70,000 – $80,000

Position Overview:

The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing and maintaining general ledger account reconciliations detecting irregularities and resolving discrepancies. The ideal Staff Accountant prepares daily and monthly bank reconciliations to ensure an accurate cash balance.

Responsibilities of the Staff Accountant:

  • Process electronic banking transactions – ACHs, wires, and intercompany transfers
  • Process journal entries for monthly, quarterly, and annual financial closings in accordance with GAAP
  • Maintain fixed assets ledger and record monthly depreciation
  • Prepare monthly intercompany reconciliation
  • Monthly and Quarterly payroll tax return preparation
  • Prepare schedules and provide other information to auditors in connection with annual external audits (financial/401K/profit sharing)

Qualifications for the Staff Accountant:

  • 2 to 3 years of related experience
  • Strong advanced Excel skills
  • Strong technical accounting acumen, strong time management, problem solving, interpersonal, and organizational skills in a demanding, multi-tasking environment
  • Must have the ability to meet deadlines and handle various projects simultaneously
  • Construction, electrical, or manufacturing experience a plus
  • CPA a plus

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field is required

Benefits:

  • Atrium Care package available, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action 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.
EOE/M/F/D/V/SO
Position ID: 118002