Kforce Staff Accountant in New York, New York

A Kforce client, a high growth technology company, is seeking Two Staff Accountants to join their growing and dynamic accounting team in New York, New York (NY). This is a hands-on position with a mix of accounting and operational duties. This role will be responsible for assisting in the day to day transaction processing and the related accounting, preparing account reconciliations in connection with the close process, and performing financial analysis on an as-needed basis.Responsibilities

  • Participate in various accounting functions to include; general ledger maintenance, preparing reconciliations, fixed assets, cash, and expense accounting

  • Participate in intercompany transactions, ensuring proper recording, reconciliation, and settlement of balances

  • Support and assist with the monthly, quarterly, and annual financial close processes

  • Assist in implementing accounting policies and procedures to ensure all financial transactions are executed according to GAAP principles

  • Design and implement internal controls

  • Work with independent auditors to provide support for audited financial statements

  • Manipulate and reconcile large volumes of data in Excel from various internal systems and the general ledger

  • Assist in external financial reporting processes

  • Provide ad-hoc analysis to the team when requested

  • BA/BS degree in Accounting or related field

  • 2-4 years experience in accounting

  • Working understanding of GAAP

  • Ability to manipulate and manage large amounts of data

  • Ability to identify problems and discrepancies, independently perform research and analysis of causes, and recommend corrective actions

  • Collaborative style with the ability to communicate clearly and precisely on technical and operational issues

  • Must be detail and results-oriented with an ability to work in a cross-functional, fast-paced, and constantly evolving environment

  • Ability to evaluate priorities and multi-task accordingly while keeping others apprised of status with respect to deadlines

  • Excellent written and formal presentation skills

  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years