Staff Accountant

Smith Arnold Partners

An established, industry-leading company located in Westchester County is seeking a Staff Accountant to join their Corporate Accounting team. Reporting to the Director of Accounting, the Staff Accountant will support the accounting group across various areas of activity including the monthly close process, SOX support, reconciling sales and administrative related expenses, balance sheet accounts, P&L and ad-hoc projects.

Title: Staff Accountant
Salary: $65,000-$75,000 plus bonus
Location: White Plains, NY

What people are saying:
“Good benefits, work life balance, encourages continuous improvement, global company with a smaller headcount”
“Great environment, great benefits, wonderful people, supportive boss”
“Global business, interesting work”

Update departmental reports and compile ad-hoc analysis as required for monthly P&L and cash flow meetings, as well as internal and external reporting
Perform monthly account reconciliations for various balance sheet accounts
Ensure that support for the reconciliations are in line with internal SOX controls
Perform timely analysis and data gathering for recording monthly recurring journal entries for accruals, payroll, prepaid expenses and other selling and administrative expense related activity
Ensure that support for the journals are in line with internal SOX controls designated for each process
Organize reconciliations and journals; be prepared for monthly review meetings with Managers
Maintain accurate files and archives to ensure that all accounting activity is documented and supported, current and ready for both internal and external audit review

1 – 3 years of experience working in public accounting
Proficiency with MS Office, in particular with Excel
B.S. in Accounting, Finance or a related field
CPA designation is a plus