Wednesday , April 24 2024

Zara Jobs in New York – General Accountant

Website Zara

Job Description:

The general accountant is responsible for the general ledger maintenance, account reconciliation and monthly accounting closing cycle, with special focus on the portion related to leases accounting under IFRS – International Financial Standards. This includes everything from regulatory compliance with accounting standards and practices to working with the Chief Accountant to ensure an accurate closing.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Handle supervision of all entities leases portfolio, including the management of the relationship with landlord’s Administration Department.
  •  Collaborate with HQ on all monthly tasks and reporting related to Real State Accounting. Includes the final supervision/analytical review of all lease accounting entries booked centrally by the team located in HQ on a monthly basis.
  • Responsible for day to day finance and account operations for a portfolio of 100+ retail leases within USA, Puerto Rico and Canada
  • Ensure timely closing of accounts.
  • Monthly accrual/prepayment reconciliation for all Real State Taxes
  • Preparation of specific reports to Management related to leases portfolio
  • Collaborates with the Chief Accountant on submitting the Monthly/Quarterly analytical review preparation
  • Assists to the Chief Accountant on monthly closing controls
  • Preparation of annual budget for leases, in collaboration with Head of Finance and Finance Director
  • Assists to the Chief Accountant on Annual Account closing
  • Collaboration in accounting related projects

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent Communication skills (presentation, written, verbal, and interpersonal) performance standards.
  • Flexibility, proactiveness and initiative
  • Preferable Audit experience
  • Min 4 years’ experience in financial accounting, particularly in the Retail industry. Experience in Leases accounting is a plus.
  • Excellent strategic planning skills and able to interact with all levels
  • Availability to travel frequently
  • Fluent in English, knowledge of Spanish is a plus
  • Motivation mindset, proactivity, and the will to improved
  • CPA or Min Degree in Accounting/ACCA Qualifications

Job Details:

Company: Zara

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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