General Accounting Manager

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General

Adecco is assisting a very well known handbag and accessories company located in NYC in their need to hire a Manager of General Accounting. This is a consulting assignment that would have strong potential to turn into a permanent position. The ideal candidate will have their CPA, have experience with SOX compliance and have strong general accounting experience. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform monthly close procedures and journal entries
  • Review journal entries and reconciliations prepared by team and/or 3rd party service provider for accuracy, timeliness, and to ensure proper supporting documentation is included to substantiate account balances
  • Maintain accurate balance sheet reconciliations and exercise strong internal controls
  • Prepare various ad hoc financial reporting for management and special projects
  • Work with independent auditors on year-end Tapestry, Inc. audit and quarterly reviews
  • Oversee various Sarbanes-Oxley policies and controls
  • Assist in balance sheet account general ledger maintenance

The accomplished individual will possess:

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Persistency to follow up on open items
  • Self starter, takes initiative, highly motivated
  • Ability to perform critical analysis and thinking, prioritize and problem solve
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Exhibit an attitude of collaboration with various business groups

The individual will possess:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required
  • Proficient with Excel & Word
  • SAP experience a plus
  • Experience in Intercompany & Consolidation type role a plus
  • BPC/Smartview experience a plus
  • CPA required

If you meet the requirements for this Manager of General Accounting opening in NYC then feel free to click apply now. Or feel free to look through the other open roles in your area. 


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