Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

New York, New York

 

A global biotech company based in NYC.  This highly dynamic team is seeking a Sr. Accountant who will be responsible for general accounting functions, including accruals, intercompany transactions, share-based compensation, etc. The role will interact with several groups across the organization.

Highlights:

  • Stronghold: Global leader.
  • Innovation: Investors are pouring in due to the innovative strategy of this growing organization.
  • Impact: Exposure to several groups across the organization as well as multiple BU’s.
  • Promotion: Countless opportunities for internal promotion.

 

What you will do:

  • Perform general accounting functions as assigned, including prepare, post and reconcile transactions for various general ledger accounts.
  • Perform month-end account reconciliations.
  • Ensure prepared accounting records are properly maintained in the general ledgers.
  • Assists with the quarterly review and annual audits by independent auditors, as directed.
  • Identify and implement process and performance improvements.
  • Special projects as needed.

 

What you will need:

  • BA/BS degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business or other quantitative focus.
  • CPA required.
  • Big 4 is a plus.
  • Experience in fast-paced, start-up environments is preferred – able to work comfortably under pressure, frequently changing landscape and tight deadlines.
  • A strategic thinker with excellent business judgment.
  • Highly motivated and willing to take on multiple responsibilities at once.
  • Resourceful and relentless: Independently capable of seeking information, solving conceptual problems, corralling resources, and delivering results in challenging situations.
  • Highly Innovative problem solver possessing strong interpersonal, multi-tasking, organizational, project planning skills, and a demonstrated ability to meet aggressive deadlines.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to deal with complex problems and present recommendations and findings in a clear, concise format.
  • Quick and scrappy learner who adapts well to a fast-moving environment and gets things done, combines creativity, problem-solving skills, and a can-do attitude to overcome any obstacle.
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel.

 

For more information, please email Holly Johnson

at hjohnson@riogrp.com and include your resume

To apply for this job email your details to hjohnson@riogrp.com

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