Role details

Staff Accountant

Manhattan   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Staff Accountant position available on Immediate Hire Basis
  • Global Financial Services Firm located in Midtown, Manhattan

About Our Client

Global Financial Services Firm located in New York, New York. Situated in Midtown and in need of immediate contract Staff Accountant. Staff Accountant will be placed in the NY Financial Control Department of firm.

Job Description

Staff Accountant's Primary Responsibilities will include:

  • Prepare and record journals for various accruals, pre-paids, and settlements
  • Perform reconciliations of general ledger balances and resolve discrepancies in a timely manner
  • Prepare and maintain supporting documentation for journal entries and ledger balances
  • Assist with monthly analysis for accounts and legal entities
  • Assist with preparation of filings and head-office and local requests
  • Continuously develop knowledge of relevant accounting and reporting requirements

The Successful Applicant

Ideal Candidate will have a profile that includes:

  • 2-4 years general accounting experience in a Banking or Financial services firm
  • BA degree in accounting
  • CPA/Public accounting experience a plus
  • strong analytical / problem solving skills
  • strong excel and power point skills; VBA excel programming skills a plus
  • experience reporting and interacting with upper management

What's on Offer



Market Rate for Staff Accountant in Manhattan.

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