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Staff Accountant

Full Time Permanent in Accounting
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  • Post Date : February 12, 2024
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Job Description

Exciting Opportunity: Join Our Client’s Finance Team as a Staff Accountant

Exciting Opportunity: Join Our Client’s Finance Team as a Staff Accountant
Your Next Career Adventure with a Leading Fashion Brand
Job Title: Staff Accountant
Job Location: New York City
Salary: $65,000 – $90,000 DOE
Industry:  Retail Apparel and Fashion
Company Size: SME 11-50 Employees
Our client, a prestigious name in the women’s ready-to-wear fashion industry, known for its innovative approach to design that blends creativity with pragmatism, is on the lookout for a passionate and skilled Staff Accountant to bolster their Finance team. This opportunity is perfect for someone who appreciates the art of fashion and is eager to contribute to the financial health of a brand that values personal expression, functionality, and timeless style.
Role Overview:
As a vital member of the accounting team, you will play a key role in ensuring the integrity of accounting information by accurately recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions. This position offers a rich blend of responsibilities, from reconciling bank and balance sheet accounts to streamlining the month-end closing cycle across various revenue channels including wholesale, retail, and e-commerce. Your knack for analyzing and reconciling data from diverse systems will be instrumental in driving the company’s financial accuracy and efficiency.
Your Impact:

  • Spearhead the monthly and year-end financial close process, crafting journal entries and supporting the analysis and documentation with precision.
  • Conduct thorough monthly and year-end balance sheet account reconciliations, covering a broad spectrum from bank accounts to Shopify transactions.
  • Oversee cash management operations, ensuring the smooth processing of wire, ACH, and foreign exchange payments, alongside managing deposits and petty cash.
  • Assist in sales tax reporting and compliance, upholding the company’s standing in financial regulations.
  • Develop and maintain spreadsheets for financial transactions and analyses, providing critical data support for the company’s financial strategies.
  • Engage in seasonal inventory and COGS reconciliations, adding value through meticulous financial oversight.
  • Lead ad-hoc analytical projects, demonstrating your problem-solving skills and contributing to the company’s growth.

Who You Are:

  • Holder of a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, you bring at least 2 years of professional experience to the table.
  • A proficient user of Excel and Microsoft Office, with a solid foundation in accounting principles and a keen eye for detail.
  • An excellent communicator, you’re able to articulate complex financial information clearly and effectively.
  • A curious problem-solver, you’re independent but thrive in a collaborative team environment.
  • While not required, previous experience in the retail/wholesale/e-commerce sector, and familiarity with Shopify and RLM, will be viewed favorably.

What We Offer
A salary range of $65,000 to $90,000, commensurate with your experience, education, and skills.
A dynamic work environment that fosters cross-collaboration and continuous learning, empowering you to expand your skill set and deepen your understanding of the business.
The chance to be part of a forward-thinking company that celebrates creativity, pragmatism, and innovation in fashion.
Embark on a Journey of Growth and Creativity
If you’re ready to contribute to the success of a leading fashion brand and have the skills and passion we’re looking for, we would love to hear from you. This is more than a job; it’s a chance to be part of something that inspires and innovates. Join us in shaping the future of fashion finance.
Apply now to step into a role where your work is valued, your growth is prioritized, and your contributions make a tangible difference.

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