Role details

Director of Accounting

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Fast Growing Start Up
  • Strategic Accounting Role with direct reports

About Our Client

My client uses an analytical approach to provide better loans at better rates and needs a Director of Accounting.

Job Description

prepared in accordance with U.S. GAAP reporting requirements and company policies, leading implementation of new accounting standards

  • Lead the preparation of monthly financial statements, monthly financial close process



  • Review journal entries prepared by staff over areas such as revenue recognition, loan loss provisions and fixed assets



  • Routinely communicate with decision makers within the organization relating to financial close, issues and external deliverables



  • Manage the coordination of external audits and reviews performed throughout the year



  • Prepare various ad hoc reports and financial statements as requested



  • Lead technical accounting research for various areas including revenue recognition, loan participations, taxes, foreign currency and other matters and prepare related white-paper documentation

The Successful Applicant

4 yr. Degree in accounting or finance, CPA highly preferred, MBA a plus

  • +7 years of experience working at a major/mid-level accounting firm or for a commercial finance firm, with experience in consumer finance and/or securitizations highly preferred



  • Tech savvy and mastery Excel, knowledge of NetSuite a huge plus



  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

What's on Offer

My client is offering a competitive Base + Bonus + Equity compensation package for their New York, New York located Director of Accounting role.

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