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Finance Manager in New York, NY at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/24/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    New York, NY
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  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

Our client, located in New York City is adding a Finance Manager to the team.

In this role the ideal candidate will be responsible for:

  • Develop and analyze proposed budgets for assigned region with guidance and input from the Director of Accounting
  • Monitor activity in individual General Ledger for adherence to annual budget
  • Approve on invoices for expenses incurred
  • Analyze and review financial information on a monthly basis to identify significant budget variances
  • Analyze monthly budget variances
  • Monitor collections and follow up when needed
  • Identify and apply cost savings while purchasing.
  • Monitor restricted donations and releases at school and regional level
  • Work cohesively on government related programs
  • Attend and present financials at Board meetings
  • Conduct monthly meetings to discuss budget versus actual spending
  • Approve on Employee Requisition Form for new hires & Employee Action Form for changes in status for current employees
  • Assist in facilitating the strategic vision, future & other duties as assigned
  • Responsible for attending and scheduling all meetings and meetings of the Board

Requirements for the position include:

  • BS in Accounting and a minimum of five years accounting experience with at least three years of budgeting experience.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical & interpersonal skills.
  • Proven experience working in a team environment.
  • Ability to multi-task, is detail-oriented and highly organized.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.
  • Experience with ConnectNow Accounting, Microsoft Sharepoint, Smart Tuition and Paychex a plus.

This is an excellent direct-hire, permanent opportunity with great benefits and the opportunity to grow with the company.