Comp: $85-95K + bonus

Hybrid role: 4 days in office/1 from home

Why is this a great company?:

  • International organization with a well-known brand names
  • Great blend of GL Accounting and Financial Analysis
  • Awesome team and mentors! Great work/life balance

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT (ROYALTIES/LICENSING)

Duties:

  • Supervise and develop the staff accountant
  • Responsible for month end closing, which includes journal entry preparation and account reconciliations
  • Prepare the monthly financial statements and fluctuation analysis report
  • Work with the division’s leadership team to develop the annual Budget and Reforecasts
  • Fully understand and review the various Royalty Licensing Agreements where the Company is the licensor to ensure accurate tracking, reporting and receipts
  • Oversee and maintain Dependable Solutions, the software used by the Company, to collect quarterly royalty reports from the licensees
  • Prepare invoices for the Guaranteed Minimum Royalties to send to the Company’s licensees
  • Prepare ad hoc reports and special projects as required
  • Submission of quarterly royalty invoices to AP for payment
  • Work with the sales team to provide Sales Forecasts as requested by the Company’s licensors
  • Oversee Direct Import ASN process to ensure timely invoicing to customers
  • Prepare monthly Direct Import shipping reconciliation

Experience & Requirements

  • BS Degree with emphasis in Accounting and/or Finance
  • 5 years accounting / FP&A with retail, eCommerce & P&L background
  • Background in royalties/licensing preferred
  • Self-starter with significant level of accountability
  • Results Oriented
  • Demonstrates a high level of integrity
  • Strong relationship-building
  • Highly effective communicator
  • Knowledge of NetSuite and Dependable Solutions systems (Licensing software)
  • Strong knowledge of the MS Suite with a focus in Excel, including pivot tables, macros & formulas that will enable manipulations of large amounts of data
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize workload
  • Strong follow-up skills and ability to work w/ remote supervision