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Job #650: Chief Accounting Officer - New York, NY (11-13-17)

  • Job Title: Chief Accounting Officer
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Salary: $200,000 - $250,000

Job Description:

Our client is a leading NYC based publicly traded Information Services company. They are seeking a CHIEF ACCOUNTING OFFICER(CAO). 

Primary responsibility include:

  • Research and recommendations on technical accounting issues, including the implementation of new accounting pronouncements (i.e. Revenue Recognition, Leasing, etc.)
  • Maintain the internal control environment for accounting transactions and financial reporting, including the preparation of documentation and review of results of the external testing firm
  • Oversee general ledger functions, including the review of monthly, quarterly and annual consolidated financial statements
  • Monitor and report on key performance indicators as well as maintain projections throughout the year
  • Quarterly financial reporting - including drafting and reviewing SEC documents
  • Oversee internal and external audits.  
  • Supervise the annual budget process 
  • Collaborate with the CFO, Controller and other accounting staff

This is a highly visible, extremely challenging role offering a competitive compensation package with bonus and equity potential   

Requirements:

  • CPA
  • Minimum of six years of large public accounting firm experience , coupled with several years of relevant SEC experience at a public company.
  • Prior experience must include dealing with complex technical research, a thorough understanding of maintaining an effective system of internal controls for accounting and financial reporting, and proficiency in the monthly, quarterly and annual financial close process.
  • Understanding of corporate taxation is a plus.

Additional requirements include:

  • Expertise in Outlook and Excel and general ledger programs (Microsoft Dynamics)
  • Exceptional business acumen and communication skills

Interested candidates should contact Phillip Bank at: pbank@kforce.com.  Please mention that you are a member of EisnerAmper's Friends of the firm program.