Senior Accountant

New York, New York • $145,000-$160,000

About the Company:

Our client is an investment services platform and they are looking for a Senior Accountant that will support all Technical Accounting and SEC Reporting for the firm.



  • Work with subsidiary Finance Directors and Controllers on revenue recognition and other complex matters
  • Review initial and subsequent accounting for all Company acquisitions (including valuations) and dispositions
  • Prepare goodwill and intangible asset impairment testing analysis and liaison with an external valuation firm
  • Monitor the activities of all accounting standard setting bodies to determine the impact on the Company’s financial accounting and reporting practices
  • Prepare quarter and annual financial statements in accordance with US GAAP and SEC reporting requirements, including preparation of footnotes and draft MD&A disclosures
  • Develop and support internal controls over the financial reporting process and significant transactions to ensure compliance with SOX
  • Perform US GAAP and SEC accounting research, assist in providing technical guidance regarding implementation of new accounting standards, and communicate impact to stakeholders; review technical white papers prepared by subsidiaries



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance required
  • 3-5 years of experience in accounting including public accounting experience
  • Significant technical accounting experience in various topics is required – experience in an accounting advisory group is highly preferred
  • Certified Public Accountant required
  • Extensive knowledge of US GAAP and SEC rules and regulations
  • Merger & acquisition experience a plus


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