Senior Accountant Job Opening

Senior Accountant

Michael Kors

East Rutherford, New Jersey
Category: Accountant

Michael Kors is always interested in hearing from talented, globally-minded individuals with a passion for fashion.

If you enjoy working in a creative, fast-paced environment, then we would love to hear from you!

The primary purpose of this position is to participate in the month-end close procedures, as well as the corporate accounting functions. This role will report to the Manager of Corporate Accounting and will work with a number of internal domestic and international business partners.

Major responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Participate in month-end close procedures, including the preparation of reconciliations and schedules required to support the internal and external reporting process, as well as external auditors
  • Prepare and record monthly transactions to support the G/L close
  • Identify and explain fluctuations in monthly financial information and provide requested information to divisional controllers
  • Participate in testing and performance of various production support issues, application upgrades, development work, and end user training
  • Perform ad hoc financial analyses for management
  • Participate in system upgrades, new G/L and reporting system implementations, and developing process improvements
  • Support the financial reporting processes for internal and external reporting


  • B.S. or above degree in Accounting
  • 2-3 years of public accounting experience with Big 4 experience preferred
  • Experience with fixed assets is a plus
  • CPA Preferred
  • Detail-oriented with ability to multitask without sacrificing accuracy
  • Ability to learn new processes quickly
  • Excellent time management, analytical and organizational skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • HFM experience preferred
  • SAP experience preferred
  • JDE experience a plus

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/D/F/V