Senior Accountant in Bridgewater Township, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our Client, major luxury retail company in the Bridgewater NJ area, is adding a Senior Accountant to their team:

In this role the ideal candidate will have experience with and be responsible for:

  • the monthly close process and assembly of financial reporting package for management.
  • quarterly preparation of the Legal Entity consolidation
  • supporting the year-end external financial statement audit.
  • preparation of semi-annual/annual financial statements and
  • preparation of the quarterly consolidation in accordance with IFRS
  • Manage implementation of upcoming IFRS accounting standards IFRS 15 - Revenue Recognition and IFRS 16 - Leases to ensure compliance
  • Intercompany accounting
  • Account ANALYSIS

The position requires:

  • knowledge of accounting and related financial issues; must have exceptional analytical ability
  • proficiency in PC skills, particularly Microsoft Office (advanced Excel: VLOOKUP formulas, pivot tables)
  • Ability to communicate comfortably and confidently with peers and senior finance executives with clear self-expression, both written and verbal
  • strong organizational skills with ability to multi-task
  • Ability to understand financial systems and work well with IT to establish the needs of the department
  • understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) along with general knowledge of accounting standards (International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) a plus)
  • BACHELORS Degree in Accounting
  • Big4 or Large National CPA firm Audit / IFRS Audit experience
  • CPA or CPA track

Top fortune 500 fringe benefits package and US Headquarters Career track with room to grow into other areas and departments.