Junior Accountant

  • Location
    Pennington, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842896_2723150
  • Salary:
    $ 40000 - $ 55000

Junior Accountant

Parker + Lynch is conducting a search for an up and coming Junior Accountant to join a premium transportation organization in the Pennington, NJ area. As the Junior Accountant you will gain a wide variety of accounting experience including the month end close, accruals, bank reconciliations, and ensuring all financials are in compliance with US GAAP.

Our client is seeking entry level accounting professionals who are eager to learn, have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and are open to new challenges.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the monthly close process and ensure financials are in accordance with GAAP
  • Prepare month-end journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, and supporting schedules
  • Partner with different departments on accruals and other close areas
  • Manage accounts payable including vendor setup and invoice entry
  • Prepare quarterly and year-end tax filings including 1099s, corporate returns, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or Finance
  • 1-2 years of accounting/finance experience
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong analytical and reasoning abilities with superior numeric skills

Interested in learning more regarding the Junior Accountant opportunity? For immediate consideration apply here directly and email resumes to james.kane@parkerlynch.com