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Senior Accountant / CPA Financial Consulting firm

Location: New York, New York
Date Posted: 06-04-2018
Our client, a highly regarded and rapidly growing small accounting and consulting firm is seeking a Senior Accountant to join their team. The candidate will be given much autonomy and will be doing both accounting as well as client facing work.

You should be fluent in monthly closing processes, forecasting and budgeting as well as SEC audit requirements. 

They are looking someone with both technical accounting skills as well as a business mindset (they act as an outsourced financial department / business partner for their clients) and the ability to analyze financials from a business perspective is essential.

Responsibilities:
  • Assist clients with SEC audit and review preparation, monthly financial closings and financial modeling including budgeting, forecasting, and projections
  • Assistance with accounting procedures 
  • Assess and improve financial processes and internal controls of clients
  • Prepare and review financial statements for both the public and private sector including disclosures for audit, review and compilation engagements
  • Assume responsibility of the efficiency of performance for engagements
  • Answer accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data qualifications

Requirements
  • 3 -7 years of experience at a PCAOB Accounting Firm
  • Bachelor's degree with a focus in Accounting - CPA required
  • Deep knowledge of SEC accounting with a strong understanding of accounting for equity and debt transactions
  • Working knowledge of GAAP and Statutory Accounting Principles
  • Answer accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and QuickBooks
  • Excellent project management and analytical skills as well as the ability to prioritize as needed 
  • Outstanding communication skills, both oral and written
  • Knowledge of tax provisions a plus
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