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About our Client
Established in 2011, our client is a leading lifestyle brand and progressive retail concept that’s celebrated globally for its ability to tell stories, evoke nostalgia, and connect product to the passion it’s woven with. Now in its eleventh year of business, they have in-house apparel lines for men, women, and children, an ice cream parlor in every flagship, a full-service restaurant, and a retail footprint in three continents. Born and raised in Queens, New York, the Founder Ronnie Fieg rose the ranks from 13-year-old stock boy at footwear franchise David Z. to the company’s chief buyer, earning him a profound understanding of the retail landscape and a network of powerful brand relationships. As the brand’s CEO and Creative Director, Fieg is known for his ability to create premium products and deliver unparalleled experiences, with a personal philosophy of giving the consumer more than what they pay for. Using this company as a vehicle, Fieg has applied his signature lens to an impressive list of collaborators, including Coca-Cola, Nike, Versace, BMW and many others.
We are currently seeking a Senior Accountant to join the finance team full time.
Oversee our two junior Accountants who will report to you.
Responsible for performing US and Canada Retail Accounting tasks, General Leger reconciliations, Business Supports, Month-end & Year-end Closings.
Ensure Financial Statements are accurately represented and all accounting-related responsibilities are handled in a timely and accurate manner.
Prepare and supervise month-end for USA & Canada Retail subsidiaries.
Perform other tasks necessary for monthly closing related to the business.
Prepare Monthly Balance Sheet Workpapers with clear documentation and description and perform analysis of Month and YTD developments to ensure there is transparency to assess if balance sheet accounts are kept according to accounting standards.
Assist in month end close of US, Canada and Paris based operations (prepare work papers.
Prepare journal entries and maintain workbooks for various accounting areas, including but not limited to operating expenses, vendor deposits, marketing expenses, bank, credit card and sales reconciliations.
Record invoices daily to the accounting software, and provide payables log to Accounting Manager and Controller
Reconcile monthly statements of service-based vendors to the financial log.
Other ad hoc assignments as required, including but not limited to assisting 3rd parties monthly VAT and GST filings in Canada, Paris and the UK.
3+ years of relevant experience (minimum)
Bachelor of Science in Accounting or Finance
You have experience with multiple kinds of financial statements
Intermediate to advanced Excels Skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Attention to detail and ability to prioritize workflow
Ability to work in a dynamic environment, both with a team and independently
Salary Range: $75,000-$85,000 base.
10 days of PTO, 7 sick days
5 full Summer Fridays (between Memorial Day and Labor Day)
Week off between Christmas and New Year’s
50% coverage of medical/dental/vision package
50% off the brand, 30% off any other brands they sell
Company giveaways at least 2x a quarter