• Location: USA, New York
  • Salary: US$95000 - US$110000 per annum
  • Technology: NetSuite Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 22nd Jul, 2019
  • Reference: AW072219AFI2
Position: Accounting Manager

Location: New York

Industry: Apparel/Retail Industry

A leading brand in the Retail Industry is looking for a dynamic leader to play a key role in analyzing the accounting and financial operations of the company.

This company is a leader in market for men and women's apparel, and is well positioned for increased profitability and is poised to grow tremendously both organically and through acquisition.

Reporting directly to the CFO as an accounting manager you will be responsible for all aspects of financial accounting driving business strategy and profit growth. The account manager role will bring insightful analysis, process, reporting, metrics, and disciplined control to drive continuous margin improvement.


* Manage the daily operations of reporting in the Accounting department as well as the financial statement close process, including reviewing journal entries and account reconciliations
* Assist and coach various members of the team over all accounting areas
* Partner with Finance, Marketing, Operations and others to bring maximum value to the business while ensuring accurate financial reporting
* Provide proactive analysis to identify issues and understand fluctuations in balances and provide meaningful analysis to stakeholders
* Partner with FP&A team and business department owners to improve monitoring and tracking of operating expenses for corporate departments, advise on accounting policies, calculate and record appropriate accruals each month, and understand the key drivers and variances to budget/forecast

Ideal Candidate

* Big 4 firm experience
* Fortune 500, private, and/or start-up company experience
* Experience in managing a strong month-end close process
* Experience in operating systems including NetSuite
* Exceptional analytic skills and strong Excel skills (Pivot Tables, VLookUps, etc.)
* Strong accounting knowledge and an understanding of US GAAP
* Ability to work under pressure and perform several tasks concurrently in a deadline driven environment
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

What's on Offer

* Competitive Salary & Benefits
* Benefits
* Commuter Compensation
* Bring a pet to work day
* Educational assistance

To apply

Please send resume and cover letter to Anne Whelan

a.whelan@andersonfrank.com or call 212-731-8272 (ext.3376)