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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Princeton, New Jersey

Description

A terrific company could have the perfect full-time Staff Accountant position for you. You'll be interested in this position if strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement are priorities for you. Staff Accountants looking to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort will be interested in Robert Half Finance's opportunity for ambitious and detail-oriented candidates. This Princeton, New Jersey area-based position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. This role's duties will require you to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. This role is a great opportunity for someone who wants to participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. Do you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets? You'll be preferred for this role. If you are already in contact with one of our Recruiting Managers please reach out to them directly to discuss this opportunity. If not, for immediate consideration please send a copy of your resume in MS Word format to April.krogstad@roberthalf.com or call April at 609-987-0786.

Major responsibilities

  • Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

  • Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

  • Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision

  • Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management

  • Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable

  • Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

  • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

Requirements

  • Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Knowledgeable of ERP systems

  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

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Salary: $55,000.00 - $65,000.00 / Yearly

Location: Princeton, NJ

Date Posted: October 15, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 02760-0011591562

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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