Lead Accountant

  • Systems Personnel, Inc.
  • Buffalo, NY, USA
  • Nov 27, 2019
Full time

Job Description

Lead Accountant – Direct Hire – Buffalo, NY 

We are looking for a Lead Accountant to join a large organization. This individual will be managing the Business Service Staff, building and maintaining relationships throughout the organization. You will be preparing financial reports, addressing audit requests, and conducting monthly close meetings. This person will need to be very detailed oriented and organized. If this sounds like the job for you apply now.

This large organization has room for growth, they want their team to stay long term. If you are looking for an organization to stay put this may be for you. The role is shifting, moving away from traditional accounting. They want this role to be more analytical than what it is now. If you are to make a change and begin implementing new procedures/process apply now! This will not last very long. 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage Business Services staff
  • Oversee and approve accrual reports and journal entry completion
  • Review and approve Client reports
  • Aid subsidiary finance with various tasks
  • Review, investigate, and process customer inquiries and disputes
  • Manage non-routine issues as they arise
  • Escalate high priority issues to management

 Requirements:

  • 5+ years Finance or Accounting experience
  • Knowledgeable in GAAP
  • Excellent Computer and MS Office Skills
  • Detail oriented