Senior Accountant

New
  • Location
    Westbury, New York
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842892_2632718

Senior Accountant

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for various Corporate Accounting activities, including tasks related to the preparation of the consolidated monthly and quarterly financial statements (balance sheet, P&L and cash flows) and Balance Sheet and P&L variance analyses.
  • Interprets the meaning of financial information and makes accounting adjustments accordingly.
  • Prepares journal entries.
  • Prepares revenue and expense analyses and account reconciliations.
  • Proposes ways to enhance and increase the efficiency of the month-end close process.
  • Reviews and incorporates Divisional subsidiary monthly and quarterly closing packages and related supporting schedules with Corporate schedules. Interacts with Divisional accounting staff regarding financial statements, account reconciliations and variance analyses.
  • Prepares footnote disclosure supporting schedules to provide to the financial reporting team.
  • Assists in preparing supporting schedules for external auditors and responding to audit inquiries.
  • Assists with/leads special projects as they arise.


Qualifications/Requirements

  • 6-8 years in accounting 
  • performing month-end close tasks
  • CPA a plus
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Excellent analytical and abstract reasoning skills
  • Ability to resolve issues and propose appropriate solutions to issues that arise on a day-to-day basis
  • In-depth knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles
  • Ability to focus on multiple tasks, while meeting all deadlines
  • Ability to work efficiently and accurately in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to self-motivate and self-prioritize with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work with accounting and finance management in a team environment
  • High-energy; positive attitude
Please email resumes to michele.degaetano@parkerlynch.com