Client Acctg Manager - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-05
Cushman & Wakefield (http://www.cushmanwakefield.com/en/careers)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


New York
New York
United States

Job Title
Client Acctg Manager
Job Description Summary
POSITION PURPOSE
Responsible to provide leadership and supervision to accounting team members as well as to support operations and use quality judgment and discretion in applying accounting principles to the day-to-day processes and functions
Job Description
ACCOUNTABILITIES
May be responsible for one or more of the following:
• Maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure
• Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly, and year-end close
• Ensure the timely reporting of all monthly financial information
• Monitor and analyze department work and individual workloads in order to ensure appropriate use of resources
• Ensure a high level of accuracy and customer service is delivered by team members
• Ensure timely reconciliation of all intercompany accounts and balances
• Make recommendations for developing and improving accounting processes
• Respond to inquiries regarding special financial reporting requests
• Manage year-end audit process
• Manage all periodic (monthly, quarterly, and annual) closings according to corporate deadlines
• Provide direction, leadership, and training to the team on processes and controls
• Ensure performance management, coaching, and development of team members through established HR processes
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
• Bachelor Degree
• 5+ years of accounting experience
• Or any similar combination of education and experience
• CPA preferred
• Strong knowledge of accounting or database software packages
• Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite; Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
• Exceptional delegation skills, with the ability to be a hands-on contributor
• Ability to train, mentor, and coach others
• Results oriented with a sense of urgency
• Ability to analyze and problem solve
• Effective and efficient time management and organization skills
• Detail oriented and thorough
• Proven record of providing excellent internal and external customer service
• Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
• Involves work of a general office nature; typically includes extended periods of sitting and/or operation of a computer
• Regularly required to talk, hear, and use hands and fingers to write and type
• Ability to speak clearly so others can understand you
• Ability to read and understand information and ideas presented orally and in writing
• Ability to communicate information and ideas in writing and orally so others will understand
• Regularly required to utilize vision abilities, allowing reading of printed material, graphics, and computer displays
Cushman & Wakefield provides equal employment opportunity. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated. Cushman & Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.