Senior Accountant

Location: Downey, CA

Department: Accounting and Finance

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced


The Senior Accountant will help with Financial Statements, Reports, Inventory, AR and strategic guidance to Department Heads.


  • Prepare accurate and timely financial statements and documents
  • Perform balance sheet, revenue, expenses and payroll account reconciliations as well as executing accounts payable and accounts receivable processes.
  • Analyze financial statements for discrepancies.
  • Prepare bank reports on a monthly basis and in a timely manner
  • Coordinate annual audit and manage data flow to outside auditors.
  • Help with Coordination of yearly budget for all departments/stores.
  • Prepare daily cash report and forecast for cash flow requirements.
  • Prepare monthly inventory & WIP valuation reports.
  • Prepare monthly sales, cost of sales & gross margin reports.
  • Assist with sales tax and property tax filings.
  • Assist with physical inventory reconciliation (twice a year).
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Provide leadership to Staff Accountants by teaching them how to complete complex financial operations.


Education &/ or Work Experience: 

  • Minimum of 3 year’s hands on experience in a company.

Special Skills:

  • MS Office (Outlook, Excel, and Word); Advance knowledge of Excel including high level proficiency of Pivot Tables and VLOOKUP
  • High level of accuracy and detail oriented
  • CPA desired


  • Written Communications
  • Informing
  • Priority Setting
  • Time Management
  • Functional/ Technical Skills
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Listening
  • Dealing with Ambiguity
  • Comfort Around Higher Management
  • Ability to Multi-Task
  • Decision Quality
  • Interpersonal Savvy
  • Managerial Courage
  • Problem Solving & Process Management

JAMES PERSE was founded over 20 years ago in Los Angeles, California by its eponymous designer. James’ signature design philosophy and aesthetic – the pairing of elegance and sophistication with simplicity and comfort – is borne from his passion for minimalist architecture and (as a Los Angeles native) his intimate familiarity with west coast indoor / outdoor living and the casual clothing inspired by it. This approach has been applied to each step in developing the JAMES PERSE brand, which has become synonymous with Southern California life and style.

At the Company’s inception, James’ mission was to bring an elevated look and feel to unique baseball caps and basic tees. Two decades later, the Company has expanded to producing full lines of its famously soft and meticulously constructed modern classics for men and women, as well as home furnishings, accessories, and limited edition goods.  Our collections are sold in over 40 JAMES PERSE boutiques, as well as in fine department and specialty stores around the world.

Our employees are smart, creative, passionate, and service-driven individuals who meet the same superior standards we set for our products. We embrace talented people with diverse backgrounds and experiences, and support policies and practices that prohibit discrimination against any person because of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

JAMES PERSE offers competitive benefits packages, including health, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, an employee assistance program, paid vacation, paid sick time, a retirement savings plan with company match, and a generous employee discount.

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We appreciate your interest in our company and look forward to hearing from you.

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