Senior Accountant 9/3/2016
New York, NY
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY SENIOR ACCOUNTANT
As a key member of our team, you will be responsible for assisting the Manager, General Accounting with the operations of the general accounting function, process improvements, system enhancements, and analytical efforts.
Participating in all general accounting and month-end close activities including journal entries, accruals, account reconciliations, and financial analysis ensuring all responsibilities are completed timely, accurately, and in accordance with company policies and procedures.
Managing capitalization of fixed assets and depreciation policies and procedures.
Support LFKRI/Research related accounting functions, reporting, and management of grants.
Preparing financialreports and meeting filing requirements.
Preparing schedules/documentation for internal and external auditors.
Performing as a Subject Matter Expert in accounting relating to testing, implementing process improvements, and system upgrades for General Accounting and other Finance departments.
Education: To qualify, you must have a BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN ACCOUNTING, FINANCE OR RELATED FIELD.
Experience: 2-3 YEARS OF ACCOUNTING EXPERIENCE performing related accounting duties.
Skills and Abilities: KNOWLEDGE OF GENERALLY ACCEPTED ACCOUNTING PRINCIPLES(GAAP), financialreporting, and budget management.