Sr. Accountant

Westchester Based Manufacturer
Westchester, NY
Mar 14, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
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Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Westchester based light industrial manufacturer is seeking a Sr. Accountant to help support our finance/accounting department.

The ideal candidate MUST have experience in a manufacturing environment with ERP systems and have strong computer, mathematical and analytical skills. Candidate must have the ability to work on multiple projects in a fast paced environment and a dedication to high quality work.

Job Description and Responsibilities:

• Good understanding of GAAP accounting principles

• Lead month-end and year-end General Ledger Closing process

• Maintain the fixed asset and associated depreciation schedule on FAS Software System.

• Prepare CAPEX for approval. Insure proper recording of new purchases and disposals

• Maintain General Ledger and prepare journal entries for accounting period accruals

• Prepare monthly and yearly accounts reconciliation and analysis

• Coordinate internal and external financial audits to ensure compliance

• Maintain Insurance schedule

• Experience with sales and use tax

• Produce error-free and timely accounting reports and present their results

• Assist with the budget and forecast preparation

• Act as an escalation point for AP and AR for collections and payments activities

• Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls

• Other projects as assigned


• Bachelor's or higher degree in Accounting

• 4+ years accounting experience, manufacturing experience preferred

• Accuracy and attention to detail

• Must be dependable, responsible, and organized
  • Experience with MRP/ERP systems
  • MS Office experience a must
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Motivated, self-starter with ability to work in fast pace environment


Company Description
A light industrial manufacturer company located in Westchester, New York

Westchester, NY


Mon, 13 Mar 2017 14:51:59 PDT