Job Description

Trade Street Consulting has been asked by a long-time client to locate a Sr. Accountant for a full-time direct hire opportunity located on Long Island, NY.  If interested, please send an updated word-version resume along with salary expectations and current location.

Sr. Accountant - Perm Opportunity - Long Island, NY

Description Of Duties

  • Responsible for the more complex activities associated with maintaining ledger accounts and for developing financial statements and reports. This is the most senior skill level without supervisory responsibility. Job may provide functional advice or training to less experienced accountants.
  • Participates in month end close, analyzes actual to budget variances, posts journal entries, performs complex account analysis and bank reconciliations.
  • Analyze financial statements and prepare explanations of the findings
  • Responsible for closing the books in a timely manner.
  • Participates in various complex accounting projects.
  • Interact with and assist cost center managers from all functional areas.
  • Ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Participates in special projects and performs additional duties as required.

Candidate Requirements / Must-Haves

  • 4-5 years staff accounting or a few years in a Sr. Accounting position
  • In-depth knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles is required.
  • Strong organizational, delegation, leadership, and interpersonal skills are required.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills are also required.
  • Excellent time management skills are required.
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • Highly motivated/detail oriented


  • CPA/Public Accounting experience
  • Knowledge of JD Edwards or Hyperion is a plus.

Application Instructions

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