Staff Accountant - Strong Brand

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Accounting



RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce's client, a very strong super regional brand is seeking a Staff Accountant in New York, New York (NY). This company is known for its loyalty, its family environment, its benefits, and its fun work culture.
Summary:
As the Staff Accountant, reporting to the Assistant Controller, you will be working on the monthly closing process, including bank reconciliations, allocations, and accruals. As part of a small team, you will get the opportunity to work on many different aspects of the closing process, and many special projects.
Responsibilities:
Review daily exception reports
Perform monthly bank reconciliations and payroll reconciliations
Prepare monthly accrual and allocation journal entries
Work with various teams within the organization to ensure proper recording of monthly journal entries
Create analyses of expense line items to explain P&L variances
Prepare month end closing schedules
Prepare analyses and schedules supporting the annual audit, sales tax filings and other external agency reports
Assist in the setup of the new Lease Accounting program
Ad hoc reporting as needed to support the business
REQUIRED SKILLS:
4 year Accounting degree, +1-3 years Accounting experience
Strong general ledger, account reconciliation, and Excel skills
Accounting experience in a multi-location, multi-company organization is preferred
Retail method of Accounting experience a plus
Ability to take initiative, think strategically and collaborate with others
Dynamic fast learner who is highly organized, analytical and detail oriented
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Launch your career - Upload your resume now!

Upload your resume

Loading some great jobs for you...