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Staff Accountant - Hybrid

Job Description 

The Staff Accountant is an integral part of Schechter’s accounting team with responsibilities including multi-state payroll processing, fund administration, and other functions as determined by the Director of Finance and Accounting. We are searching for a dynamic and experienced professional that is willing to work hard and grow with our firm. Key to the position is a history of commitment to the business with an emphasis on constant improvement, discipline, attention to detail, and teamwork.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Serve as backup to the Senior Accountant processing bi-weekly, multi-state payroll
  • Key player in the monthly closing process, including account and bank reconciliations, financial reporting, and analysis
  • Oversee and support the external fund administrator (books, expense reconciliations, distributions) for private capital business
  • Assist in the budget and forecast process
  • Manage intercompany transactions and reporting for several related entities
  • Drive accounting process creation, improvement, and documentation
  • Assist with annual budget preparation, monthly forecasting, and cash flow projections
  • Serve as back-up to teammates
  • Liaise with other areas of the organization, including investment, insurance and private capital teams
  • Complete ad-hoc projects and information requests

EXPERIENCE / REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience working in a corporate accounting environment
  • Minimum of 2 years processing multi-state Payroll
  • Financial analysis experience preferred
  • Experience working with multiple entities and intercompany transactions
  • Experience working with an ERP accounting system; Sage Intacct experience a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Financial Services industry background preferred (Wealth Management and/or Insurance)
  • Highly analytical, structured thinker
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

OUR PROMISE TO YOU

  • Unique work environment with strong employee culture and values
  • Competitive salary with Merit and Team Bonus eligibility
  • High quality benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, HSA, FSA, 401K
  • Paid time-off
  • Hybrid work environment
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