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Financial Services - Senior Accountant

Company: Stanton Carpet
Location: Woodbury
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Stanton Carpet is the leading designer and supplier of decorative high quality self-branded carpet, custom fabricated rugs and hard surfaces. Stanton sells its products across the mid to high end residential as well as decorative commercial marketplaces. Stanton is rated Favorite Area Rug Manufacturer for Style, Quality & Service and Top 5 Favorite Carpet Manufacturer among our customers in Floor Focus magazine.We are currently seeking a Senior Accountant to join our Woodbury NY location. The Senior Accountant will be responsible for preparing financial reports, performing account reconciliations, maintaining the general ledger, assisting with audit preparations, and performing other accounting duties as assigned. The ideal candidate will have a solid working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), strong financial analysis skills, and be team oriented. This is a fully on-site position.Responsibilities Include:--- Prepare journal entries and assist with the month-end and year-end closings--- Prepare and reconcile monthly bank reconciliations--- Review daily bank activity for accuracy--- Research and reconcile all discrepancies--- Analyze gross profit reports for monthly reporting package--- Assist in analyzing inventory variances and trends--- Assist with year-end certified audit requirements by investigating and resolving audit findings--- Assist in the preparation of expense budgets and budget versus actual variance analysis.--- Variance analysis of outgoing freight to ensure reaching pricing strategies--- Prepare daily, weekly and monthly reports for management--- Prepare and file multi-state sales and use tax returns--- Assist with additional analysis, tasks and special projects as neededQualifications Include:--- A Bachelor's degree in Accounting along with 5+ years of relevant experience--- Experience in wholesale, distribution, or manufacturing strongly preferred--- Working knowledge of tax laws and GAAP--- Strong financial analysis skills.--- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.--- High level of organization and follow up skills--- Ability to manage multiple projects and assignments--- Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to develop and maintain relationships across the organization--- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment--- AS400 experience a plus--- Proficiency in Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook

Keywords: Stanton Carpet, Stamford , Financial Services - Senior Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Woodbury, Connecticut

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