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Posted: Saturday, January 27, 2018 12:44 PM

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If the idea of being a traditional CPA doesnt appeal to you, and youre looking for a less conventional work environment, youll want to read more. 14 West, part of The Agora, an international consortium of media companies with offices located in the historic Mount Vernon district of Baltimore, is looking for a Senior Accountant to join its team. The Agora is comprised of more than 800 professionals in Baltimore that enjoy some of the top workplaces in the city according to The Baltimore Sun.
What to Expect
Whether youre looking to leave the 60 hour a week world of public accounting all the while retaining the variety and work challenges of a public firm, or you want to make a positive and exciting career move within the private sector, this could be your dream job. In order to succeed in this type of environment, you have to have to be flexible, a strong communicator, and a willingness to take on any challenge. And on top of that, you have to have an open mind and a positive attitude.
Although you can expect some level of consistency, your day to day work will vary greatly. One day could be spent preparing year end work papers. The next day could be fulfilled training one of our divisions on the proper way to allocate sales or set up marketing codes. So if youre looking to work in an industry where no two days are the same and youre continually challenged to bring your creative ideas to the table, this is what youve been waiting for.
:Issue and analyze financial statement packages for our various clients.
:Complete a variety of month end journal entries and bank reconciliations, to include maintaining and taking complete ownership of several complex balance sheet accounts.
:Fixed asset management, to include fixed asset system implementation and ownership.
:Build strong relationships with all business units under your watch, to include communicating in depth and complex financial information to non:finance minded, creative people.
:Four to six years accounting experience, with some public experience preferred
:A very solid understanding of the business accounting cycle and the ability this knowledge to better consult with our publishing clients or centralized groups
:The ability to multi:task and change gears under pressure
:A willingness to see no task as too large or too small
:Confidence, but not arrogance, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team
:Inquisitiveness and the desire to change processes for the better
Position Expectations
30 days: Youll be training with our team to learn your responsibilities.
90 days: Youll learn the complex business functions of each client and The Agora as a whole, while taking on additional tasks and projects.
180 days: Youll accomplish all day to day job responsibilities with minimal supervision.
365 days: Youll become a leader of our group, quickly taking on and accomplishing projects as theyre presented, communicating with ease to each business unit, and building strong relationships both within the accounting department and within the larger organization as a whole.
We offer a wide variety of benefits, programs, and services to our employees, including but not limited to the following:
:Medical, vision, and dental insurance plans
:401(k) plan with employer matching
:Generous vacation time and paid holidays
:Flexibility in the workplace
:Fitness programs and discounts
:Casual dress code
If you believe youre the right person for this opportunity, please tell us why in your cover letter. We want to know who you are and why we should bring you in for an interview:that means describing yourself, your experience, why youre a fit for The Agora and lastly, why The Agora is right for you. Please submit your cover letter and resume to the link provided.
Company Description:/h3:
14 West shares not only a long history but a heritage with The Agor


• Location: Baltimore

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