Senior Accounting Analyst, Ground Operations
Purchase, NY 
Posted 23 days ago
Job Description
Senior Accounting Analyst, Ground Operations
Job ID 2021-3975
# of Openings 1
Category Accounting/Finance
City Purchase
State NY
Company Atlas Air, Inc
Employment Type (Portal Display) Regular Full-Time

Prepare and analyze monthly, quarterly, and annual account roll forward schedules for various balance sheet accounts for Atlas Air and Polar Air. Prepare monthly and quarterly expense analysis and variance to plan explanations. Assist in the documentation of Sarbanes Oxley section 404 compliance.

    Prepare analysis to ensure accurate expense recognition in accordance with GAAP.
  • Manage the Month-End Close process to support appropriate accounting including but not limited to prepaid, accrued liability and direct expenses.
  • Interpret and summarize accounting impact on long term contracts.
  • Assist in control documentation and remediation of SOX controls relating to sales to cash process.
  • Partner with outside auditors, Atlas accounting, finance and operational personnel on reports and variances.
  • Partner with the Manager, Finance-Ground Operations with annual/semi-annual budget and forecast requirements.
  • Work with vendors to obtain credits and or adjustments for all mischarged events.
  • Special projects as assigned.
  • Bachelor's degree required, Accounting highly preferred
  • CPA a plus (with Big 4 experience)
  • 5-7 years' experience in accounting and/or financial analysis required
  • Experience working with public reporting companies
  • Experience working with budgeting, forecasting, P&L analysis and cost benefit analysis
  • Strong IT systems knowledge including WORD, EXCEL, and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of Sarbanes -Oxley, particularly Section 404
  • Highly organized individual with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness
  • JD Edwards software experience helpful
  • Ability to work effectively with large groups of data
  • Airline experience a plus
  • Available to work extended hours as needed

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
4 to 5 years
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