Reporting directly to the VP, Controller, the Accountant - Leases will primarily be responsible for general accounting and reporting for leases (lessee) and assisting with the implementation of new lease standard (Topic 842). In addition to being a hands-on member of the accounting team, this role will be able to support management while assisting in the day-to-day accounting function.
General accounting and reporting for leases.
Assist with the implementation and analysis of new lease accounting standard (Topic 842).
Maintenance of lease schedules and related activity for financial reporting.
Assist in month-end close and financial reporting in areas of responsibility.
Prepare routine and non-routine journal entries.
Perform monthly account reconciliations and GL account analysis as needed.
Ensure compliance with the company’s accounting policies and procedures.
Assist in the development and documentation of applicable policies and procedures.
Collaborate with lease administration for accounting matters as deemed necessary
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting with 3+ years of accounting experience.
Knowledge of lease accounting preferred.
Excellent communication (oral and written) and organizational skills.
Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
Proficient with Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint).
Experience working with GL systems and lease software (preferable).
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