Senior Staff Accountant

Location: Dallas, TX, United States
Date Posted: 07-10-2018
Looking to apply your accounting skills in a fun and innovative company? We are searching for a Senior Staff Accountant to assists with Month-end close, treasury and financial reporting responsibilities. 

Heritage Auctions ( is the third largest and one of the fastest growing auction houses in the world. Heritage Auctions sales in addition to fine jewelry include: luxury accessories, watches, wine, coins, books and manuscripts, modern & contemporary art, American and European art, decorative arts, entertainment, music, and many more!

SUMMARY: Seeking a Senior Staff Accountant to assists with month-end close, treasury and financial reporting responsibilities.
  • Experience working in a G/L department for a large company working with multiple business units is a requirement
  • Review, investigate, and correct errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents and reports in a timely manner
  • Prepares financial reports, analyses, budgets and forecasts using various computer applications.
  • Researches and reconciles various general ledger accounts (daily and monthly). Processes the required adjustments and correspondence. Maintains documentation of problem resolutions.
  • Analyzing trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses
  • Prepare various reports to be distributed to departmental management
  • Assist management and various internal organizations with their understanding of internal financial statements and other general questions
  • Additional duties as assigned 
  • 5+ years experience as an Accountant in a public or private industry
  • Demonstrated growth in the field of accounting
  • Accounting degree with 3.5+ GPA
  • CPA is a plus
  • Experience with Microsoft GP is highly preferred
  • Must be able to multi-task and adjust to new situations quickly
  • Must have excellent organizational and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Must be extremely detail-oriented and have a positive attitude.
  • Individual must be able to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Individual must be able to work independently in a fast-paced, team focused environment with tight turnaround deadlines.
The following are attributes that we are seeking in all employees at Heritage:
  • Self-motivation, intelligence, and strong work ethic.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to follow set standards and take direction.
  • Ability to analyze and propose solutions to problems.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-project, and dynamic environment.
  • Absolute drive to complete projects on time and in a detailed manner.
  • Excellent organizational skills: accurate and thorough.
  • Excellent communication

Heritage Auctions welcomes and encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, mature workers and persons with disabilities. EOE
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