Job ID: 41313
Location: 2 Montgomery Street
As a reporting Department to the Chief Financial Officer, the Comptroller’s Department is a team of dedicated professionals who ensure the accuracy of the Port Authority’s finances. As part of the Comptroller’s Department team, you will gain insight and experience surrounding the agency’s financial structure and internal control processes as well as knowledge of the operations of our various lines of business, giving you extensive opportunities for a long-term career at the Port Authority.
Reporting to the Staff Accounting Supervisor of Non-Aviation Lease & Unfixed Billings, the selected candidate’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Tracking, analyzing and maintaining tenant sales figures
Posting sales-based settlements and sharing revenue in SAP
Preparing and posting monthly accruals
Preparing monthly variance analyses
Running delinquency reports and follow-up with delinquent tenants
Responding to inquiries from other PA departments and outside agencies
Preparing billings resulting from audit findings
Responding to Freedom of Information (FOI) requests
Assisting Treasury Department's Credit, Collections, & Accounts Receivable Division with invoice and payment inquiries
Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Corporate Finance from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 1 years of relevant work experience.
In lieu of bachelor’s degree a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience can be accepted.
Ideal candidates will present the following profile:
Knowledge of Port Authority accounting and financial structure
Knowledge of Port Authority businesses and operations
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Procedures (GAAP) as it relates to the Port Authority
Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, work independently and prioritize work
Demonstrated strong analytical skills in reconciling financial information
Demonstrated ability to interpret and communicate complex information clearly and accurately
Effective written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
Ability to interact effectively with internal and external staff at all levels
Working knowledge of SAP
Working knowledge of Microsoft Access and Microsoft Excel
Compensation & Benefits
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey offers a competitive salary, an outstanding benefits package and a professional environment that supports development and recognizes achievement.
How To Apply
Interested candidates should apply to this job by clicking on the Apply Now button and submitting a combined cover letter and resume. The Port Authority of NY & NJ welcomes veteran and military spouse applications.
Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.
About The Port Authority
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.