Staff Accountant
New York, NY 
Posted 9 days ago
Job Description
The Role:
This is an opportunity for a knowledgeable finance professional with a background in accounting to assume a key financial role in a best-in-class organization 60+ years in existence.

As a Staff Accountant with Savills, you will work cross-functionally with other members of the finance department assisting with various reporting requirements and projects.  This position reports to the Assistant Controller.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Prepare the Company’s monthly consolidated financial statements by:
  • Calculating and posting various types of journal entries
  • Completing bank and other general ledger reconciliations
  • Analyze a significant volume of transaction documents for proper revenue recognition and timely processing in our systems
  • Review operations reports and obtain feedback from field offices for use in analytics
  • Create new vendor profiles within Accounts Payable module including verification of W-9 information in accordance with Company policy
  • Interact with other Finance teams including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Tax and Treasury and management at our field offices
  • Assist with projects assigned to the reporting group from our parent company
  • Assist with year-end financial audit and internal audits
  • Assist with the implementation of new ERP technologies
  • Other ad hoc projects as needed
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • 1-2 years of experience
  • Must have knowledge of US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Intermediate to Advanced experience with Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to multi-task and meet strict deadlines
  • Solid verbal and written skills
  • Be deadline oriented with an attention to detail

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
Salary and Benefits
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 to 2 years
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