Senior Staff Accountant

Location: Dallas, TX
Date Posted: 04-28-2017

Looking to apply your accounting skills in a fun and innovative company? We’re searching for a Senior Accountant to assists with Month-end close, treasury and financial reporting responsibilities. 

Heritage Auctions (HA.com) is #1 in the collectibles auction field and our auction categories include
coinssportscomicshistorical, modern & contemporary artillustration artdecorative artsentertainment and music… and many more!


Heritage Auctions, a well-established auction house with over 30 years of longevity, is expanding in our Dallas office to meet our business needs.
 
SUMMARY: Seeking a Senior Accountant to assists with Month-end close, treasury and financial reporting responsibilities.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Fixed asset management and reconciliation
  • Monthly closings and journal entries
  • Commission calculations
  • Preparing balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other financial reports
  • Analyzing trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses
  • Preparation of multi-state sales tax returns
  • Preparing reports on finances for management and offers suggestions
 
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
  • 5+ years experience as a Senior Accountant in 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
 
We are a non-smoking company and also require that all applicants submit to a drug screen and background check.

 
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