Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in Paramus, New Jersey
Our client, a Global Logistics company located in Bergen County is currently looking to hire a Senior Accountant to join their Accounting Department that will report to the Controller. Freight Forwarding, Logistics Industry experience is highly preferred. The Senior Accountant will be the assisting the Controller with closing the books for each branch on a quarterly and yearly basis. Assist in auditing the Income Statement on a monthly basis and be able to assist with completion of commission reports. The Senior Accountant will also oversee and manage Accounts Payable and coordinate with their back office in India. In addition, you will oversee and manage administrative expenses and make sure monthly expenses are booked by the deadlines set forth. Approve and manage credit card reconciliations – confirm all credit card segregations are done and booked. Oversee and manage Bank Activities – confirm all Bank reconciliations are completed and no exceptions pending before closing of the month, handle exceptions on Bank of America Cash Pro, and approvals of wires and ACH’s. Oversee and manage intercompany balances with each of their branches. Full responsibility of cash flows for several of their branches.
BA/BS in Accounting
5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Freight Forwarding/Logistics Industry experience
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills
QuickBooks Enterprise Experience highly desirable
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