Staff Accountant, Grupo Editorial

Penguin Random House, the leading publishing house in North America and many other regions of the world, is on a mission to ignite a universal passion for reading by creating books for everyone.


Our team based in Miami, Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial, has seen some incredible growth, and is hiring for a Staff Accountant to join our industry-leading Spanish language division. We’re very much a big family, with a lot of people from different and diverse backgrounds, but with a desire to empower and improve. Joining the team, you will gain incredible exposure to the workings of a global business, collaborating with our teams in New York, Spain, and Latin America.


Joining a team that’s been established for a few years now, you’ll focus on a number of everyday ticket responsibilities, as well as gaining exposure to how one of the smaller but newer imprints in the USA functions, all while considering how you can improve the role and function as a whole. Reporting into the Accounting Manager, you’ll have some great guidance as to how we operate, and also will be given the room we’d want you to have to complete the tasks relevant to your capabilities! This position is located in Miami, FL but is temporarily remote due to COVID-19. To give additional context, see below that some of the responsibilities include but are not limited to:


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


  • Preparing journal entries
  • Maintaining the general ledger
  • Maintaining and updating accounting records and files
  • Creating expense reports
  • Reconciling bank statements
  • Conducting month-end and year-end closures
  • Assisting in the preparation of annual forecast and budgets
  • Gathering information for internal auditors for the annual audit
  • Preparing reports to understand data and the impact on business decisions
  • Reporting to the Accounting Manager and working to improve financial processes




  • Fluent in Spanish and English, both written and spoken
  • 2+ years of experience in accounting
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Advanced use of Excel a must, SAP knowledge desirable
  • Strong sense of teamwork
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Forecasting and budgeting experience a plus


Full-time employees are eligible for our comprehensive benefits program. Please apply using our online application process, and please include your resume.


Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children’s publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world.  In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution.  Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children’s Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others.  More information can be found at


Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.



Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: Florida 

City: Miami 

Postal Code: 33156 

Job ID: 139534

Date:  Jun 6, 2021

Miami, FL, US, 33156

Nearest Major Market: Miami

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