Flushing, NY

Join our amazing team. Travers, founded in 1924, prides itself on delivering great customer experience and supporting the American Dream through our manufacturing customers with the Right Tool, On-Time, Every Time. We look for Hungry, Humble and Smart associates that want to make a difference.

As our Sr Accountant you’ll help to foster these core values and support the company’s growth by driving best practices in financial procedures, record keeping, and reporting in compliance with GAAP.


  • Month end and annual financial close
  • Reconcile accounts monthly to ensure accurate reporting and ledger maintenance
  • Reconcile sub-ledgers to the general ledger.
  • Assist in the preparation of journal entries for monthly closings.
  • Reconciliation of bank statements
  • Reconciliation of credit card statements
  • Assist payables staff in coding invoices
  • Preparation of Sales Tax returns and transition to Avalara
  • Master Avalara software to drive accuracy in our sales tax reporting
  • Reconcile intercompany accounts between parent, subsidiaries, and affiliates.
  • Master our financial system SX.e by Infor
  • Assist in the definition and documentation of process and procedures.
  • Develop a strong set of working papers to support our month end closes.
  • Work with our external auditors to prepare supporting documentation
  • Recommend ways to reduce costs and enhance revenue.
  • Train and mentor accounting staff
  • Prepare ad hoc analysis and reporting


  • Living our Core Values including being naturally HUNGRY, HUMBLE and SMART.
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance with 3-5 years in a similar role
  • Strong understanding of GAAP
  • Demonstrates strong organizational and time management skills. Highly organized.
  • Demonstrates familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite, O365 and TEAMS or related collaboration platform
  • Strong Excel with the ability to collect and assess data in support of projects
  • Experience in working with ERP's
  • Possesses excellent written, phone, face to face and team setting communication skills. 
  • Knows and lives the value of being a good listener.
  • Exhibits a professional, confident, and outgoing demeanor and strong influence skills.
  • Demonstrates an ability to learn quickly; enjoys learning and applying best practices


Month end closings within 10 days of month end

Develop working papers to support all entries in the General Ledger