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Job Category: Finance

Location: Danbury, CT

Title: Senior Accountant

About Global Jet:

Business Aviation Simplified. Ultimately, business aviation is an exercise in simplicity. The fastest way to get from here to there. No complications. No delays. Simple. We understand that. That’s why we work tirelessly to understand our customers’ needs and then provide the most straight-forward and highly responsive process in the industry, along with flexible financing solutions designed to get our customers into their aircraft and ready to fly.

At Global Jet Capital we accomplish this by caring for and collaborating with our colleagues and customers. With flexibility, creativity and innovation we never settle for anything less than the best experience for our customers and approach every opportunity with resourcefulness, ability, confidence and courage.

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Accounting Manager and working closely with the Corporate Controller, this role will be a key member of Global Jet Capital’s accounting function.

Job Location:

Danbury, CT

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for timely statutory reporting in foreign jurisdictions
  • Assist in the reconciliation of intercompany accounting
  • Responsible for reviewing certain accounting reconciliations
  • Assist in the design and implementation of more efficient close processes to meet external reporting requirements
  • Prepare manual and system journal entries as needed
  • Work closely with operations to ensure proper accounting for loans and leases based on newly originated deals, loan payoffs or lease terminations
  • Assist with the coordination of the year end audit process including interfacing with external auditors and preparation of supporting documentation and schedules
  • Provide accounting expertise and financial support to other departments to drive efficiencies and decision making capabilities as required

Required Qualifications:

  • BS in Accounting or Finance
  • 3-7 years of accounting experience
  • Advanced MS Excel skills (pivot tables, vlookups and comfort with complex formulas)

Desired Qualifications:

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Experience in Microsoft Dynamics AX
  • Prior experience in financial services or leasing industry
  • Organized, detail-oriented, and ability to multi-task and prioritize with limited supervision
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Team player, effective interpersonal skills, ability to manage multiple priorities