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Addison Group

Staff Accountant

3+ months agoBinghamton, NY

Law firm located in Manhattan looking for a Staff Accountant to start immediately.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare monthly bank account reconciliations for domestic and international entities and work with appropriate teams to resolve any discrepancies
  • Review, initiate, and process wires and ACH payments
  • Process and record check deposits and bank transfers
  • Handling of Escrow transactions
  • Prepare and analyze monthly account reconciliations for various BS and PL expense accounts
  • Record monthly journal entries to assist in month-end close process (e.g. loan payments, payroll charges, bank charges, etc.)
  • Fixed Assets register maintenance and reconciliation
  • Assist with processing of payments to partners
  • Record and reconcile state sales and use tax filings on a quarterly/monthly basis
  • Update and manage daily cash reports to management
  • Assist with year-end audit requests and ad hoc projects as needed

Skills and qualifications:
  • 3-5 years in a Staff Accountant role or related accounting experience
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting
  • Demonstrates strong understanding of GAAP principles and accrual accounting
  • Strong communication skills needed, both written and verbal
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously, work effectively in a team environment and meet deadlines
  • Analytical mindset and the ability to interpret data is a must
  • Comfortable handling confidential information
  • Prior experience of Thomson Elite and Chrome River Expense/Invoice systems
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (Pivot tables, V-look ups, Macros, etc.)


Job ID: AddisonGroup-490189