Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Princeton, New Jersey
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.firstname.lastname@example.org or call April at 609-987-0786.
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
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