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 (HA.com) 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.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND 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 
 
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
  • 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
 
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • 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.
 
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS:
  • 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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