Randstad Senior Accountant in Garden City, New York

Senior Accountant


Garden City, NY


US$ 70,000 - US$ 90,000 per year

Date Posted:

Thursday, September 29, 2016

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Randstad USA Administration

DescriptionOur client is looking to take on an assistant controller for their rapidly expanding construction company! Please note that Yardi experience is a must!

This candidate is responsible for managing the Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Payroll, and Financial Reporting functions by providing oversight and strategic direction to the managers directly responsible for the day-to-day functioning of these departments.


Manage the activities of the Credit Manager in order to ensure that business objectives relative to DSO's, bad debt, etc. are being met. Become involved in decisions regarding significant and/or higher risk extension of credit as well as resolution of significant overdue balances.

Manage the activities of the Accounts Payable Manager in order to ensure that transactions are being processed timely and accurately.

Support and assist Finance Director with coordination of annual financial audit, drafting of footnotes, and preparation of financials along with supporting schedules.

Oversee the processing of sales commissions and the quota bonus compensation plans to ensure that both are paid timely and accurately in accordance with established programs.

On a GAAP basis, oversight of the Company's monthly financial reporting, budgeting and analysis function to ensure that financial statements are issued timely and accurately.

Salary: 70,000-90,000

Hours: Mon-Fri (flex) 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Working hours: Mon-Fri (flex hours) 8:30 to 5:30


Knowledge of Yardi is required

Construction/property management background a plus.

A minimum of 8 years of progressive experience in Accounting/Finance Management required.

Bachelor's degree in business or related field.

CPA or MBA preferred.

Previous Gap Financial reporting experience.

Prior supervisory experience.

Positive leadership skills with demonstrated ability to develop others.

Outstanding communication skills: interpersonal, written presentation and group facilitation.

Team player with service orientation.

PC literate and proficiency in Microsoft Office products.

Project management experience and skill.

Proven ability to make sound decisions to effectively resolve problems or issues, by using judgment that is consistent with standards, practices, policies, procedures, regulation or government law.

Excellent project management, planning, and organizational skills with the ability to effectively manage several projects at one time while providing high attention to details and excellent follow-through skills.

Strong negotiating and interpersonal skills.

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