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Senior Accountant

Santa Fe Springs, CA, US

JANUS et Cie®, a reputable, design-focused leader in the furniture industry is currently seeking a Senior Accountant.

For more than 35 years JANUS et Cie has offered sophisticated, high-end indoor and outdoor furnishings and is growing in all major locations internationally catering to all market sectors. The company has built a solid reputation by presenting world-class products, marketing programs and brand recognition with exemplary service. The sales team partnered with its back up sales support is peerless and top of class in the industry.

The Senior Accountant is responsible for supporting the financial team in delivering key financial reporting and completing accounting requirements for JANUS et Cie’s business. He/she should have a strong accounting background in a distribution/manufacturing environment with demonstrated knowledge of accounting processes and cycles including month-end closing procedures, internal controls, forecasting, costing, budgeting and contract administration. He/she will assist in the completion of financial and business reporting efforts that support the achievement of JANUS et Cie’s strategic goals and objectives.


• Primary responsibility is to assist in the preparation of monthly financial statements and supporting schedules according to monthly close processes
• Facilitate and assist with complete monthly close procedures
• Analyze revenues, commissions and expenses to ensure they are recorded appropriately on a monthly basis
• Sales commissions accrual/payments
• Wire payments (Domestic and foreign currency)
• Responsible for all JEs; payroll & employee expense reimbursement
• Royalties accrual
• Royalties payments and record keeping (Forms W-8BEN, Forms 1042, 1042-S)
• Fixed asset depreciation and asset register
• Deferred rent
• Capital Lease Accounting
• Bank reconciliations (foreign and domestic)
• Review and update existing contracts
• Explain terms and conditions to managers and interested parties
• Ensure that employees understand and comply with company contracts
• Prepare & support company for annual audit and sales tax audits
• Prepare monthly account reconciliations
• Assist with analyzing financial statements on a monthly basis and report on variances
• Assist with corporate reporting requirements
• Assist in documentation and monitoring of internal controls
• Other projects as assigned

Required skills:

• Bachelor’s or higher degree in Accounting or Finance
• Strong understanding of accounting theory
• 5+ years accounting/finance experience; CPA designation required
• Experience in the manufacturing/distribution industry
• Knowledge of legal requirements involved with contracts
• Major ERP & systems experience
• Highly detail oriented and organized in work
• Ability to meet assigned deadlines
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a customer service focus
• Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction from manager to accomplish objectives
• Must be proficient in Excel (pivot tables, v-lookups, etc.)
• Proficiency with email and Microsoft Office applications
• Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management, and external agencies to maximize performance, creativity, problem solving, and results.

Seriously qualified candidates for this career position in an important growth oriented stable company, recognized for quality and brand leadership, may email resume and cover letter to Garey Chambliss, Corporate Recruiter at:

JANUS et Cie is an Equal Opportunity Employer.