Accounting Associate (Staff Accountant)

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842893_2825786
  • Salary:
    $ 60000 - $ 70000

I’m currently recruiting for a prestigious foundation who are seeking to hire a Staff Accountant to join their growing team in NYC. This is a well-known foundation that has an operating budgeting of around $450M and have various investment and real estate assets. The role would report directly to the Accounting Manager where some of the incumbent’s responsibilities would include manage and analyze the GL, perform bank reconciliations, the fixed asset schedule, financial statement analysis and lastly, assist with the annual audit.

This is an excellent organization who have a fantastic mission and are looking for people who are passionate and looking to have an impact in the community.

The foundation is known to promote from within and have several people on their leadership team that have started out in a similar position and grown with the organization.

This organization offers a great benefits package similar to a Fortune 500 company.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the month end close including performing balance sheet reconciliations, AP, AR and recording revenue and expense transactions
  • Manage and monitor the general ledger, including preparing reconciliations and recording the adjusting journal entry
  • Prepare budgeting analysis and partner with various departments
  • Review employee expense reports
  • Prepare employee reimbursements
  • Perform credit card reconciliations
  • Assist with the preparation of the annual audit
  • Assist with any ad-hoc reports
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    Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance
  • CPA a plus
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    Software

  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics
  • Excellent excel skills (VLOOKUPS, pivot tables and IF functions)
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    Skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proactive thinker
  • Intellectually curious
  • Someone who likes to innovate and build out processes
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