Entry – Level Accountant

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
LOCATION: Elizabeth, NJ
COMPENSATION: $45k - $58k
POSTED: Jan 11, 2023

Our client, a reputable multinational food distributor, is hiring for an Entry – Level Accountant. The company has a great work hard play hard mentality and is looking for a new Entry – Level accountant to join their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$18/hr – $25/hr ($45k – $58k)

Position Overview:

The Entry – Level Accountant will be reporting to the Senior Accountant and the Accounting team. Those in the Entry – Level Accountant Positions will be eager to learn new responsibilities and prepared to demonstrate their accounting skills. Those who acquire these roles must be communicative, hardworking, and reliable. Recent grads & Internships are also encouraged to apply!

Responsibilities of the Entry – Level Accountant:

  • A/P and A/R responsibilities
  • Collections
  • Preparing and posting entries
  • Assisting with coordination of financial audits
  • Assisting in budgeting, forecasting, and projections
  • Processing Invoices
  • General ledger and reconciliations

Qualifications for the Entry – Level Accountant:

  • Experience with QuickBooks & or any ERP (SAP, ADP, and Great Plains). NetSuite a plus
  • 0 – 4 years of experience
  • Team player
  • Analytical
  • Proficient in Excel (pivot tables & vlookups)
  • General Accounting/AR/AP experience is a huge plus

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance is required


  • Atrium Care Package available, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 117560