STAFF ACCOUNTANT

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Iselin, NJ

COMPENSATION: $60k - $70k
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: May 24, 2019

A publicly traded company has an immediate opening for a Staff Accountant to work in their Middlesex County office.

Salary/Hourly Rate: $60,000 – $70,000

Position Overview: The Staff Accountant provides management with financial information by researching and analyzing accounts as well as preparing financial statements. The Staff Accountant will also be responsible for analyzing budgets and general bookkeeping.

Responsibilities of the Staff Accountant: 

  • The Staff Accountant prepares financial statements by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system
  • Maintain and balance an automated consolidation system by inputting data
  • Analyze information and options by developing spreadsheet reports
  • The Staff Accountant prepares general ledger entries by maintaining records and files and reconciling accounts
  • Prepare payments by accruing expenses and assigning account numbers
  • Develop and implement accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures and recommending changes if necessary
  • The Staff Accountant answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data
  • The Staff Accountant protects the organization’s value by keeping information confidential
  • Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed

Qualifications for the Staff Accountant: 

  • 3-5 years of Accounting experience
  • Proficient in MS Excel
  • Public accounting experience required; CPA a plus

Education Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Accounting

Benefits:  Medical/Dental/Vision and 401k

POSITION ID: 74899

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