Senior Accountant

Gold's Gym - SoCal - San Fernando Valley, CA

Why is it great to work here?
Our company is growing fast and looking for a Senior Accountant, just like you, to help us execute our vision for growth and can deepen our impact for the various facilities we support. We’ll challenge your skills, talents and you will play a key role to help us improve our processes, efficiencies and outcomes.

What sets us apart from the rest:
We are energized by challenges and the effort needed to solve them
We like working with people who are positive, adaptable and growth-minded
We thrive on excellence in execution because we care how work gets accomplished

We want talented individuals who:
Have aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
Are highly detail-oriented and organized
Ability to meet a constant stream of aggressive deadlines
Have superior analytical and problem-solving skills
Are familiar with accounting software and programs
Have awareness of current business trends to make recommendations

When you come to work, you'll be:
Primarily responsible for revenue reconciliation, posting and analysis on a daily and monthly basis
Helping the company to scale up and grow consistently year after year by playing a dynamic role in the financial forecast and budgeting process for the organization
Reviewing and recommending modifications to accounting systems and procedures in use
Analyzing and forecasting financial statements, reports and records
Participating and providing input in ERP and other system upgrades or conversions
Spotting errors and suggesting ways to improve efficiency and results for the organization
Responsible for maintaining general ledgers and month-end/year end close out processes
Handling fixed asset processing and reporting
Coordinating more complex accounting projects and initiatives with other members of the accounting and finance team or with other departments providing insight and proposals for improvements and KPI’s
Providing input into various department’s goal setting procedures
Reviewing journal entries of external sources
Handling general accounting functions including accruals, prepaid and amortization, recording of journal entries, account reconciliations preparation and fixed assets
Completing financial and profitability analysis on a requested basis
Assisting with financial and tax audits to include tax filings as well as sales tax and use taxes
Acting as primary liaison between CFO, Jr. Controller, AP, Payroll, and Directors, serving to enforce and monitor compliance with company-wide accounting principles, policies and procedures
Reporting all issues and challenges to the CFO directly as necessary

There are some MUST HAVES:
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance with 6 years’ experience as a controller, accounting supervisors or senior accountant
In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Excellent communication and mathematical skills
Must be able to work from complex spreadsheets at an expert level of excel
Ability to achieve aggressive deadlines working accurately at a fast pace
Expert knowledge of accounting principles and applications
Proven ability to work both independently and collaboratively with different levels of employees

Our company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

Location : San Fernando Valley