Senior Accountant

New York, New York, United States
03 Oct 2022
10 Oct 2022
Full Time
Why Join Us
The Ermenegildo Zegna Group is one of Italy's most famous family driven enterprises and a world leader in luxury menswear. Founded in 1910, Zegna is deeply grounded in history and craftsmanship, yet always at the forefront of contemporary innovation and style. We are pioneers who embrace change, take ownership of our actions and work to create the world we want. With over 500 points of sale and 7,000 employees worldwide, we're as proud of our people as our products and look for others that share our passion and commitment to excellence and authenticity.

As the Senior Accountant for Zegna, you will play a key role within the Finance group and works with the Finance staff and report to the Accounting Manager.

  • Reconciliation of US revenue and submitting to headquarters on a monthly basis
  • Importing and reconciling the US payroll along with making adjusting entries at month end
  • Reconciliation of all intercompany transactions between all Zegna companies
  • Importing of all T&E files into SAP, perform reclass entries, and reconciling the general ledger accounts
  • Partner directly with external tax consultants, organize and verify the preparation of requested schedules, review completed tax returns and provide feedback for approval
  • Perform monthly account analysis, including accruals and prepaid and variance explanations
  • Analyze and record monthly general ledger activity for various P&L and Balance Sheet accounts
  • Assist in monthly, quarterly, and year end close processes; prepare monthly trial balance for review
  • Assist in the monthly compilation of internal financial statements for corporate management
  • Prepare and file sales tax for 35 states on a monthly/quarterly basis. Prepare use tax schedules for self-assessment
  • Assist in year-end closing and audits
  • Assist with financial audits and tax audits on an annual basis
  • Become proficient the retail register system, as well as the retail reporting tool
  • Develop and maintain accounting processes and procedures to improve efficiency
  • Other special projects as needed

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Prior tax experience is a must
  • SOX compliance experience a plus
  • Strong computer skills: Excel a must; SAP, SAP BPC, AS 400 and Cognos are a plus
  • Highly detail-oriented and organized
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to meet a constant stream of deadlines
  • Proven ability to work both independently and collaboratively with different levels in the organization

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