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Senior Accountant

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Current

Accounting & Finance
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Thursday, August 24, 2023

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

Current is a leading U.S. fintech serving people who have been overlooked by traditional banks with nearly 4 million members. Headquartered in NYC, our results-driven environment enables us to build better products, grow faster and empower everyone on our team to have an impact on our business and our mission to improve financial outcomes for our members.

ABOUT THE ROLE:

We are looking for a Senior Accountant to help manage and support our Accounting & Finance department. The ideal candidate will have experience to effectively leverage software tools such as Excel to maximize efficiency and effectiveness of their processes. In addition, the candidate has strong knowledge of U.S. GAAP, internal controls, and experience working with external auditors. They are an analytical thinker with a data driven background that supports cross-functional work streams.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in month-end close process and other assigned department related tasks, as necessary
  • Ensure data integrity for assigned accounts including understanding of required upstream internal controls over financial reporting
  • Book monthly journal entries and prepare related account reconciliations
  • Assist with analyzing financial results on a monthly basis and report on variances versus plan and prior periods to efficiently report results to upper management and internal business partners
  • Investigate reporting discrepancies and communicate issues, effectively and in a timely manner
  • Assist in the calculation, presentation and communication of company wide KPI’s
  • Assist in the development of SOX compliant documentation of internal controls
  • Assist with external audit requests
  • Actively maintain and review designated General Ledger accounts and activity
  • Support business processes by partnering with other departments
  • Consistently evaluate areas for process improvement and automation
  • Partake in ad hoc accounting or finance projects and analysis, as assigned

ABOUT YOU:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 3-5 years of public accounting and/or industry related accounting experience
  • CPA or CPA eligible (preferred)
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Knowledge of U.S. GAAP and accounting procedures
  • Experience using Netsuite or other ERP software is a plus
  • Experience with Special Purpose Vehicle is a plus
  • Self-starter who enjoys a fast-paced environment and an ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet pressing deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills; proven ability to communicate effectively with internal and external business partners at various levels in a clear and concise manner

This role has a base salary range of $80,000 - $108,000. Compensation is determined based on experience, skill level, and qualifications, which are assessed during the interview process. Current offers a competitive total rewards package which includes base salary, equity, and comprehensive benefits

BENEFITS:

  • Competitive salary
  • Meaningful equity in the form of stock options
  • 401(k) plan
  • Discretionary performance bonus program
  • Biannual performance reviews
  • Medical, Dental and Vision premiums covered at 100% for you and your dependents
  • Flexible time off and paid holidays
  • Generous parental leave policy
  • Commuter benefits
  • Fitness benefits
  • Healthcare and Dependent care FSA benefit
  • Employee Assistance Programs focused on mental health
  • Healthcare advocacy program for all employees
  • Access to mental health apps
  • Team building activities
  • Our modern Chelsea-based office with open floor plan, stocked kitchen, and catered lunches