Senior Accountant
New York, NY 
Posted 12 days ago
Job Description
The Role:

This is an opportunity for an experienced finance professional with a background in accounting and financial reporting to assume a key financial role in a best-in-class organization 60+ years in existence.

As Senior Accountant with Savills, you will provide key financial information to management and play an important role in financial statement preparation. This position reports to the Assistant Controller.

Main Responsibilities:
Assist Financial Reporting Team prepare the Company’s monthly consolidated financial statements
  • Maintain fixed asset records including accurate preparation of book and tax depreciation schedules in accordance with Company policy
  • Maintain lease records in compliance with ASC 842 and IFRS 16
  • Analyze transaction documents for proper revenue recognition and timely processing in our systems
  • Foreign currency translation of Canadian financials to US dollars
  • Assist with projects assigned to the Financial Reporting Team by our parent company
  • Interact with other Finance teams including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Tax and Treasury and management at our field offices
  • Interact with external auditors including responding to requests and questions and preparing necessary workpapers
  • Assist with the implementation of new ERP technologies
  • Other ad hoc projects as needed
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting (CPA a plus)
  • 3-5 years of accounting and financial reporting experience (CPA firm experience a plus)
  • Must have strong background with US GAAP
  • Intermediate to Advanced experience with Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to multi-task, organize efficiently and meet strict reporting deadlines
  • Analytical, problem-solving, professional skeptic mindset
  • Solid verbal and written skills

Savills values a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, disability, age, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. All qualified applicants, including minorities and women, are encouraged to apply.


Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 to 5 years
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