Senior Accountant




New York, New York

Employment Type



Fast growing Pre IPO Technology firm. 

Job Description:

Compensation : $95000 - $110000
Job ID : 12894


Reporting to the Accounting Manager in our New York City HQ, the position will be responsible for a variety of accounting activities and working alongside another senior accountant. You will work as part of a growing team at a well-funded growth-stage tech company and there will be significant opportunities for rapid career advancement.

  • Ensures timely and accurate income statement recognition in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Ensures accounting transactions are accurately reflected for each month’s closing
  • Identify critical issues that must be raised to a higher level for decision making
  • Prepare journal entries in conformity with established procedures
  • Prepare and review analysis of various balance sheet and P&L accounts
  • Prepare month end journal entries and support the monthly close process to ensure timely and accurate monthly reconciliation of accounts for the various entities under the company umbrella
  • Liaise closely with internal departments to ensure all monthly transactions are properly booked
  • Assess the effectiveness of controls and understand internal control design concepts sufficient in their area and to design new processes and controls for emerging and growing business activities
  • Identify and implement process improvements and automation opportunities to drive positive change across the organization
  • Lead delivery of accounting tasks and projects
  • Assist with Audit request (Quarterly/Annual Audit, Stat Audit, and Sales Tax Audit)
  • Responsibilities to change as company grows


Job Requirements:


  • Have 3+ years of relevant accounting experience
  • CPA certified
  • Experience with a Big 4 firm with focus on small/medium enterprises
  • Strong sense of ownership (own the end-to-end process)
  • A self starter who can operate independently
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Fluent in English
  • Experience in using accounting software (Sage Intacct a plus, but not required)


Disclosure:  The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.