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Accounting Manager

NY, United States
Experience: Senior

To help fuel and manage this growth, we are expanding our finance team in New York City and are looking for a Senior Accountant with a positive attitude who is highly motivated to learn and grow within a fast-paced organization. This role will be responsible for supporting the monthly close processes, as well as supporting and initiating general accounting and reporting process improvements to gain efficiencies and strengthen the overall control environment.

This position requires a driven self-starter who is able to work comfortably with stakeholders across the organization, takes tasks from start to finish and someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced, challenging environment.

Responsibilities
  • Perform month-end close activities, including preparation of journal entries and reconciliations for various balance sheet and income statement accounts
  • Perform financial statement analysis and document meaningful explanations for fluctuations
  • Review financial statements to ensure transactions and consolidations are properly reflected and in accordance with GAAP
  • Participate in streamlining and process improvement projects, enhancing the internal controls over accounting processes and systems
  • Assist in implementing new accounting policies and procedures
  • Prepare schedules and reports for management and external service providers
  • Provide a high level of customer service with finance and non-finance business partners
  • Support external audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibility, including: preparation of audit schedules
  • Support management in completing special projects, ad-hoc reporting and analysis requests, and other tasks as assigned
  • Support financial reporting and planning teams, as necessary
  • Perform AP, AR, collections, banking and tax related transactions
  • Support other administrative tasks including HR, recruiting, facilities and legal
Requirements
  • Degree in Accounting or related field
  • 7+ years of accounting experience (preferably with 2+ years of relevant month-end close experience)
  • Strong knowledge and application of GAAP
  • Ability to execute, follow-up, and ensure attention to detail
  • Commitment to process improvement and the ability to think “out-of the box”
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • A team player, adept at building relationships across the organization
  • Excellent time management skills, ability to prioritize and multitask
  • High degree of dedication to improvement and strong sense of ownership
  • Strong problem solving, analytical, and communication (both verbal and written) skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft tools (Excel, Word) is required
  • CPA
Benefits
  • Highly competitive compensation package including salary and equity as well as the opportunity to work for one of the fastest growing marketing technology start-ups
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Monthly fitness stipend for a gym membership or fitness classes
  • Monthly public transportation
  • Generous Parental Leave & flexible vacation policy

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