Senior Accountant

Manhattan Permanent
  • Well known media company based in Manhattan
  • Is looking for a Senior Accountant to join the team.

About Our Client

Well known media company based in New York.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

Description

The key responsibilities;

  • Support the Senior Accounting Manager and Controller in revenue recognition, month-end close, balance sheet and GL account reconciliations and financial analysis
  • Prepare, review and post journal entries to the general ledger
  • Assist in the implementation of new accounting policies and procedures, including best practice general ledger posting and maintenance
  • Perform bank account reconciliations and execute banking transactions
  • Provide customer service to our clients, customers, and stakeholders through phone and email
  • Be an effective communicator with a commitment to fostering the development of your team
  • Identify and implement continuous improvement initiatives to automate and accelerate the financial reporting
  • Perform key category and account variance and trend analysis monthly
  • Work on ad hoc projects and requests

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will possess;

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and accounting standards
  • 5-7 years of accounting experience
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Outstanding attention to detail coupled with an ability to see a bigger picture

What's on Offer

A competitive hourly rate and benefits package.

Contact
Katelyn Hardie
Quote job ref
JN-012022-5240519

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Accountant/Bookkeeper
Industry
Media & Agency
Location
Manhattan
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Katelyn Hardie
Job Reference
JN-012022-5240519