Jr. Accountant

Holland and Sherry

New York, New York

Date Posted November 19, 2021
Industry Accounting
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


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Who we are:

From our inception in 1836, Holland & Sherry has specialized in the finest textiles for the apparel industry. In 1998, Holland & Sherry Interiors was born out of this legacy. Taking inspiration from these traditional apparel fabrics, our interiors textiles have a transitional quality suited for all aspects of the decorated room. In addition to fabrics, Holland & Sherry has developed collections which range across product categories from custom embroidery, rugs, wallcovering and trim, to leather, hardware and lighting.

Our growing company is in search of a junior accountant to join our team in New York City. Our new team member must be extremely personable, highly motivated, and capable of working efficiently on an individual and group level. Our company is rapidly expanding; creating exciting new opportunities for career growth.

Position Overview:

The junior accountant will report directly to the Financial Controller and work closely with the Staff Accountants. This position also works closely with the sales, purchasing and customer service teams. The position will be a hybrid role, working remotely and in the office as required by the business. The ideal candidate is hardworking, analytical and has excellent organizational skills.

Job Duties Include:

  • Cash receipt processing
  • Customer credit processing, including processing sales tax credits in accordance with state tax regulations
  • Reviewing open order reports
  • Processing vendor invoices
  • W-9 maintenance
  • Performing accounts receivable collections
  • Verifying vendor POs and monitoring vendor payment queue
  • Assisting with year-end audit
  • Assisting with other ad hoc projects

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Highly detail oriented
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Eager to learn and has a positive attitude