Staff Accountant- Compensation Accounting

Recruiter
Bloomberg
Location
New York, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 May 2022
Closes
03 Jun 2022
Ref
14971860
Job Function
Accounting/Audit/Tax
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
The energy of a newsroom, the pace of a trading floor, the buzz of a recent tech breakthrough; we work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces. We bring out the best in each other through teamwork. Through our countless volunteer projects, we also help network with the communities around us, too. You can do outstanding work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen.

Compensation Accounting is currently looking for a highly motivated, team-oriented and flexible staff accountant to work within an exciting, fast-paced and dynamic environment.

We’ll Trust You to:
  • Prepare and post journal entries with an understanding of the financial accounting and business purpose of the journal entries, while maintaining strict confidentiality of data
  • Manage the process to allocate compensation expense to regulated entities
  • Perform account reconciliations and variance analysis for both income statement and balance sheet line items (including salaries, withholding taxes, cash, etc.)
  • Assist with year-end audit, as well as regulated entity and tax audits, as needed
  • Assist with special projects and ad hoc analysis as needed
  • Partner with CFO Teams to provide value-added analysis on monthly drivers of Compensation Expense

You’ll Need to Have:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or similar; CPA preferred but not required
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel including V-Lookups and pivot tables
  • Strong communication (both verbal and written) and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical and investigative skills needed to resolve issues
  • Strong time management and work organization skills

Does this sound like you?
Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are.

Bloomberg is committed to diversity! It drives our innovation. At Bloomberg, you'll have the opportunity to go above and beyond and to take risks. You'll be a part of an organization that is entering new markets, launching new ventures, and pushing boundaries. Our ever-expanding array of technology, data, news, and media services champions innovation and empowers clients -- and offers nearly limitless opportunities for career growth.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We bring out the best in each other.

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