Senior Accountant at Castleton Commodities International LLC

Posted in General Business 8 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Stamford, Connecticut

Job Description:

Castleton Commodities International is hiring a Senior Accountant to join the CCI Controllers team. This role will report directly to the Power Assets Controller and will be responsible for journal entries, reconciliations, analysis, financial statements of various assets companies ,as well as various ad-hoc requests.

This person will liaise closely with other teams within Assets/Corporate/Merchant Controllers groups, as well as across the firm (e.g. Treasury, Financial Accountants, Operations and Systems Personnel).


  • Month end, quarter end, and year-end closing of the books, Day to day activities include: posting month-end journal entries, clearing open items, preparation of account analysis and reconciliations

  • Review of trial balance reports

  • Ownership of various balance sheet and income statement accounts, and ownership of various closing procedures and processes

  • Analytical review of financial and management accounting information and presentation of analysis and commentaries

  • Providing a support service by working with all departments and management to help provide information and make decisions

  • Offer professional judgment on financial matters, accounting policy and on ways of improving the controls and processes

  • Interpreting and communicating financial information to non-finance users

  • Various systems and financial projects

  • Audit support and other adhoc items


  • CPA or CPA Candidate, US GAAP and/or IFRS

  • 2+ years of experience in a regional or Big 4 accounting firm

  • Commercial acumen and good eye for detail, with strong academic background

  • Good communication and team player skills

  • Excellent Excel skills

  • Prior exposure to SAP and BEX reporting is a plus

  • Self-starter, with the ability to work collaboratively, but also as an independent contributor

  • Ability to prioritize multiple assignments, meet tight deadlines, and thrive in a fast-paced working environment