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Accounting Manager

Glastonbury, CT

Posted: 04/24/2023 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 10385 Salary / Pay Rate : 90,000-120,000

Job Description

In partnership with our client we are seeking an experienced Senior Accountant to take the lead role of the accounting and finance functions. This company is a growing holding investment company and is in need of a Senior Accountant to manage the daily financial operations of it's portfolio companies. We are in need of someone who has a competitive and entrepreneurial mindset to ultimately become the Controller of the holding company as they continue to grow through acquisitions. This is a great opportunity to get in early with an investment company and be a part of the growth for the future. 

- Maintain the general ledgers for all portfolio companies
- Perform month-end close of the portfolio P&Ls and prepare consolidated financial statements at the parent company level
- Manage a team of Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, and payroll
- Work closely with owners of the company to provide financial insight on the overall health of the portfolio companies
- Work closely with owner to perform financial due diligence of prospective acquisitions
- Over see all tax filings across multiple states (sales tax, excise tax, etc.)
- Perform and maintain intercompany transactions
- Prepare financial statements

- Competitive and entrepreneurial mindset
- Self starter and self motivated
- Analytical thinker
- Ability to multi-task
- Strong in Microsoft Excel
- Experience maintaining multiple G/Ls and performing intercompany transactions
- Experience working in company with locations in multiple states
- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance


Meet Your Recruiter

Erik Morrissey, CPA
Senior Vice President & CFO

Erik J. Morrissey, CPA, leads our Accounting and Finance Group, focusing on direct hire placements across all industries. Erik is responsible for representing top talented accounting and finance professionals at all levels of their careers. 

Prior to joining J. Morrissey, Erik was an Experienced Audit Senior with CohnReznick LLP and worked with clients in manufacturing, distribution, healthcare, professional services, educational, and not-for-profit. As lead auditor on his engagements, he was able to learn various management styles and organizational structures which allows him to better understand the true needs of his clients as a recruiter. His knowledge of the accounting industry enables him to communicate effectively with his candidates to ensure the right fit for both parties.

Erik is actively involved in the Cherish the Children Foundation; serves on the Board of the Windsor Chamber of Commerce as Vice President – Community Relations; serves on the CTCPA Golf Tournament Interest Group and the CTCPA Future Professional Accountant Committee; Serves on the Bushnell Young Professionals Advisory Group and on the Post University Accounting Advisory Board.

Erik is also a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association, Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce and Glastonbury Hills Country Club.

Erik obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island. He also has his Master’s Degree in Accounting from Post University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

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