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Position: Junior Accountant
Job Number: MS03877
Location: NY - New York City
Date Posted: 2017-10-02
Salary Range: $81-100k
Job Summary:

Leading Investment Bank seeking a Junior Accountant to join their growing team!! 

Company Information:

Name: Leading Investment Bank

Job Description:

  • Assist in the preparation of journal entries by compiling, analyzing, and substantiating financial transactions as needed.
  • Reconcile accounts as requested.
  • Research, track and resolve accounting problems.
  • Assist in month end/quarterly/year end close process and reporting.
  • Assist in the annual audit, including year-end schedule and financial statement preparation.
  • Assist with the preparation of tax and regulatory filings.
  • Utilize diverse technical skills including Microsoft Office to complete tasks and make the process more efficient.
  • Contribute to team effort by assisting other accounting staff when necessary.
  • Take accounting ownership of several subsidiaries, including preparation of all related cash and journal entries, work papers, reconciliations and financial statements related to the month end close.
  • Provide financial analysis and documentation in support of the quarterly financial statement preparation as well as the annual financial statement audit
  • Assist in preparation of projected financial statements
  • Assist in the preparation all schedules for annual tax return and all miscellaneous tax matters
  • Prepare supporting schedules and information for quarterly Board presentations
  • Assist with ad hoc reports as required by executive management.

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • Bachelors’ in Accounting/Finance
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • CPA candidate a plus
  • Two years accounting experience
  • Outstanding organization skills, with a strong attention to detail.

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