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21000411 Senior Accountant - Morristown, NJ

Job Information

ID :
#35911382
# of Positions :
1
Minimum Education Level :
Unspecified
Experience Required :
none
Duration :
Full Time Regular
Shift :
First Shift (Day)
Hours per week:
40
Start Date :
4/24/2021

Job Description

 

Our professionals balance analytical skills, deep market insight and
independence to deliver solid, defensible analysis and practical advice
to our clients. As an organization, we think globally. We create
transparency in an opaque world, and we encourage our people to do the
same. That means when you take your place on our team, you'll discover a
supportive and collaborative work environment that empowers you to
excel. If you're ready to share your perspective with the world, then
you can make a real impact here. This is the Duff & Phelps difference.

We are looking for an accounting professional capable of managing
multiple priorities in a dynamic, rapidly growing and fluid
organization. Additionally, the candidate must have experience in
general accounting, technical accounting, accounting policy, and SEC
reporting gained in a combination of public accounting and public
company environments. We value committed, detail-oriented, and
thoughtful individuals who bring operational excellence as well as a
creative and mindful approach to their work.

At Duff & Phelps, your work will help protect, restore and maximize
value for our clients. Join us and together we'll maximize the value of
your career.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

In this position you will assist in researching technical accounting
topics, writing accounting position papers, developing accounting
policies and procedures, and preparing disclosures for financial
reporting requirements. You'll work closely with the department Manager
and interact with teams both in and outside of the Accounting
organization, including Finance, Client Service Valuation Group,
Business Development, Tax, Treasury, and Legal.
Review new contracts/business transactions for accounting considerations
and implications. Partner with department Manager and other internal
constituencies to support these initiatives and provide technical
accounting guidance to resolve issues.
Assist in drafting footnote disclosures and preparing covenant
calculations for quarterly and annual reporting obligations consistent
with SEC and bank compliance reporting requirements.
Coordinate the preparation and review of consolidated financial
statements including P&L, Balance Sheet, Stockholders Equity and Cash
Flows.
Contribute towards updating current accounting policies and assist in
creating new policies to serve as guidance and drive uniformity across
the global accounting organization.
Work closely with the external auditors to provide supporting documents
related to financial reporting and technical accounting areas.
Maintain record keeping and prepare journal entries for equity-based
compensation awards.
Collaborate with department Manager to present accounting matters to the
Global Corporate Controller, Managing Director - Finance and/or CFO.

REQUIREMENTS:
BS Degree in Accounting (MBA in Accounting or Finance a plus).
CPA required.
Total experience of 5 years. Professional services industry experience
preferred.
Strong understanding of U.S. GAAP and SEC reporting compliance.
Ability to prioritize and work independently, productively collaborating
with relevant teams as necessary to manage priorities and meet
deadlines.
Capacity to work with cross-functional peers and other members of
management.
A positive outlook, a natural intellectual curiosity, and a drive for
continuous improvement.
Ability to be a creative business partner in supporting rapid growth.
Good judgment and discretion.
Excellent organizational, prioritization and process improvement
skills.
Strong written, verbal communication, listening and interpersonal
skills.
Proficiency in PC based software/windows applications such as Microsoft
Office products - Excel, Microsoft Outlook.

In order to be considered for a position at Duff & Phelps, you must
formally apply via careers.duffandphelps.jobs

Duff & Phelps is committed to providing equal opportunities in
employment. We will not discriminate between applications for reason of
gender, gender identity, race, religion, color, nationality, ethnic
origin, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, age or
disability .

Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with
disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

Company Information

Name :
Description :
See job description
Type :
Direct Employer
Address :
1221 Avenue Of The Americas
New York, NY 10020

Application Information

Online :
Job Posting Entered On :
4/26/2021
Job Posting Expires On :
5/26/2021