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Senior Accountant

Company: Smith Arnold Partners
Location: Brooklyn
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Are you an Accounting Professional who thrives in a collaborative entrepreneurial environment where you will be both rewarded for your efforts, and afforded the opportunity to take your career to the next level? Would a role offering exposure to all key facets of the business, as well as to senior management be appealing to you? If so, this Staff Accountant opportunity could be for you.

What are people saying about the company?
Top self-Controller
Great area for significant learning
Positive corporate culture, great people to work with
Fast paced, Dynamic technology, Dedicated employees, interesting product line

Title: Senior Accountant
Salary: $100,000 to $120,000 Bonus eligible
Location: New York, NY
A highly successful internationally based company is seeking to hire a key Senior Accountant for its North American business segment to provide hands-on support for all aspects of the Finance function, including day-to-day operations activities, monthly close processes, financial statement preparation & analysis, budgeting and forecasting, and treasury. Additionally, reporting directly to the Corporate Controller, the successful candidate will be responsible for owning and maintaining the general ledger and participating in a variety of special projects. This is a highly visible and ground floor role offering significant exposure to all business stakeholders for a global leader in its segment.


Responsibilities for the Senior Accountant will include assisting with all closing activities including journal entries, fixed assets, account reconciliations, intercompany eliminations, and preparation of financial statements and ad hoc analyses.
Performing daily operational activities including AP, AR, billing, credit card transactions and cash reconciliations
Assisting the Shared Services group with monthly accounting and financial deliverables
Liaising with the commercial team on all customer billing matters, vendor payments and inventory reconciliations.
Assisting with the preparation of budgets, forecasts, and participating in the implementation of a new ERP system.
Participating in special projects including the automation of various processes and other efficiency related initiatives.


Bachelors degree in finance or accounting; MBA or Certified Public Accountant preferred.
5-7 years of experience with corporate accounting and financial planning, reporting & analysis, and costing/profitability methodologies and processes.
Self-motivated and goal oriented, and the ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects.
Proficient understanding of US GAAP (IFRS a plus).
Assisting with the build out of a growing business preferred.
Experience with SAP Business One a plus.
Advanced use of Excel as well as other reporting and analysis tools.

Keywords: Smith Arnold Partners, New York , Senior Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Brooklyn, New York

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