Senior Accountant

Flatiron School - New York, NY - Full time

We're looking for a Senior Accountant to join our growing team. Your role will be to utilize your strong accounting skills to improve existing and develop new accounting functions, and work with the Finance Team on G/L management and the daily operations of the finance function. You are somebody who loves accounting and has strong accounting skills, has passion for education and technology and is excited about thriving in a startup environment, which is fast-paced and often involves wearing multiplehats.

Responsibilities

  • Account for all revenue, expenses and capital expenditures on a GAAP basis, which translates to monthly timely financial reporting
  • Timely management of inventory and associated depreciation on a GAAP basis
  • Account for revenue, scholarships and enrollments, and student loans outstanding on a daily basis
  • Administer transactional activities including A/P, A/R, cash disbursements and expense reimbursements
  • Maintain accounting schedules and month-end reports
  • Administrative and operational duties as needed

Requirements & Skills

  • BS in Accounting
  • 3-5 years of general accounting experience, with Big 4 accounting firm experience and experience working in a high growth environment a preference
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP, including ability to move between cash models and accrual models
  • Prior experience with QuickBooks
  • Experience working in Excel
  • Experience with Workday a plus

About Flatiron School

Flatiron School teaches passionate, creative people how to code. We’ve been teaching since 2012, and now we’re developing software and programs to bring our successful curriculum to more students. We are more than just a school — we are a team of mission-driven individuals trying to create transformational educational experiences. Over our five years as a school, we’ve helped over one thousand students learn to code and launch careers in tech. To achieve these outcomes, we’ve never let ourselves stop growing – we’ve constantly iterated on our curriculum, evolved our teaching techniques, and created technology to improve our students’ learning experience.

For the next step in our growth, Flatiron School has joined the WeWork family. In WeWork, we’ve found a partner who shares the mission we’ve had since the beginning: to enable passionate people to learn the skills they need to pursue careers and lives they love. And that mission won’t change. As part of WeWork, we look forward to working together to expand our in-person and online programs and further increase accessibility to our transformative education.

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Flatiron School

Flatiron School (a WeWork Company) teaches passionate, creative people how to code. We’ve been teaching since 2012, and now we’re developing software and programs to bring our successful curriculum to more students.

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