Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Elizabeth, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842891_2742623

A Healthcare Organization with headquarters in Elizabeth, New Jersey is looking to add a Senior Accountant to their team.  Parker + Lynch is seeking a candidate to fulfill this role.  If you have excellent analytical skills and a thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, please apply below.   In this role you will report directly to the Controller and will oversee staff throughout the financial statement process.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists in the month end closing and financial reporting process
  • Perform account analysis and variance analysis on Balance Sheet and Income Statement accounts
  • Prepare month-end reconciliations, specifically inventory reconciliation
  • Prepares journal entries for all accounts and oversee staff
  • Assists with internal and external audits, including tax audits
  • Research technical accounting matters and provide recommendations to management 
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and contracts


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field
  • CPA or CPA candidate preferred 
  • Experience in the Healthcare Industry preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years accounting experience at the Staff or Senior level
  • Experience with Concur preferred
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills required (including V lookup and Pivot Tables)
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with attention to detail
  • Thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and the application of standards across all financial statements line items


Compensation
$80,000 - $85,000


If you are interested in this position or any other Accounting and Finance career opportunities, please apply and contact Kellie Sclafani at kellie.sclafani@parkerlynch.com