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Senior Accountant

    • Job Tracking ID: 2021.3.5.317701
    • Job Location: Islandia, NY
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: March 29, 2021
    • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • JOB EXPERIENCE: 4 Years
    • SAP Category: Experienced Professionals
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Job Description:

  • Lead and direct the preparation, review and distribution of monthly, annual and ad-hoc financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, cash flow, etc.
  • Coordinate collection of revenues, taxes and other fees, facilitate payroll and vendor payments, the preparation of all tax returns and external reporting requirements.
  • Coordinate cost control activities and support the evaluation of resource allocations and investment.
  • Maintain and address banking and treasury needs for the company.
  • Provide for sound fiscal management, the establishment of financial policies and controls to assure accounting, regulatory and legal standards are maintained.
  • Review and support implementation of new accounting and reporting systems as required.
  • Provides special analysis of complex nature
  • Operates with minimum supervision
  • Additional work hours in excess of normal business hours may be necessary to perform essential duties and responsibilities. This may include extra effort or requirements for infrequent or short duration.
  • Travel may be required via any mode of transportation determined by the Company for business reasons such as, but not limited to, skill development, training or a company business event. This would include travel to Corporate Headquarters, as well as Regional field office visits.

Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance.
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Comprehensive understanding of accounting and financial principles, standards and policies, including but not limited to GAAP, tax and government filings, etc.
  • Familiarity with accounting systems (IT).
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and deliver upon business objectives.
  • Outstanding performance in one or more of the following functions: finance, general management, business development, sales or manufacturing.
  • Individual must be able to perform all duties satisfactorily and must have satisfactory communication skills, both written and verbal. Must have ability to develop and make executive presentations.
  • Must have superior math and numerical skills
  • Must have strong analytical and reasoning skills
  • Individual should be knowledgeable with SAP
  • Individual should be knowledgeable with General Ledger, Factoring and banking

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster