Accountant

Accountant
Location: New York City
Reporting into: Controller
 
 
Contently is seeking an Accountant to join our finance team.  We’re looking for a dedicated, focused individual who has a keen attention to detail.  We have a fun, friendly (people and dogs!) office where you’ll be part of a growing team and company.

What you'll do:

  • Oversee A/P and A/R
  • Manage monthly closing process, ensuring timely and accurate closing of General Ledger and its sub ledgers, including, revenues, deferred revenues, including the review and posting of all journal entries
  • Assist with Payroll administration and reconciliation via ADP
  • Support month-end and year-end close process
  • Prepare financial statements, account reconciliations, and accruals
  • Facilitate the annual audit process
  • Oversee bank account activity and complete monthly reconciliations
  • Responsible for monthly/quarterly sales tax payments, commercial rent tax
  • Filing all compliance reports(Annual Report filings for States, registering in nexus State)
  • Manage company metrics and KPIs
  • Assist in the communication and implementation of new accounting practices and new business policies and procedures

Who you are:

  • Comprehensive understanding of financial accounting and reporting under US GAAP
  • Knowledge of new/industry revenue recognition rule ASC 606 is a must
  • Strong excel knowledge is a must (pivots, vlookups, index match, macros)
  • Experience with NetSuite, Salesforce, Bill.com, Expensify
  • Ability to work independently and balance multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Professional maturity and high integrity are must
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • 5-7 years work experience in the accounting
  • BS/BA in accounting or related field preferred

About the Company

Contently powers the content marketing programs of the world’s most valuable brands through its complete content marketing solution: expert content strategy, an industry-leading content marketing platform, and the highest-rated creative network on earth.

Working at Contently means that you will be collaborating with extremely intelligent, creative, and diverse problem-solvers who love a good story and many laughs. Contently employees receive the best perks out there – great benefits including a 401k plan to Friday lunches and a flexible vacation policy.

Contently is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color,gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information,national origin, ancestry, medical condition, disability, marital status,caregiver status, pregnancy, citizenship, age, military or veteran status, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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