Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Lawrenceville, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842896_2678810
  • Salary:
    $ 75000 - $ 85000

Senior Accountant

Parker Lynch is conducting a search for a knowledgeable Senior Accountant who has strong overall general accounting skills and a firm understanding of GAAP. The ideal candidate has experience with foreign exchange and experience in public accounting. This is an excellent direct hire opportunity with a publicly traded leader in the insurance industry based in Lawrenceville, NJ

In addition to a competitive base salary and bonus, our client is offering an excellent benefits package, including flexible hours (e.g. 8-4, 9-5, etc.), 401K, and PTO to the right candidate.

This job is open because the last person who was in this role was promoted to a new position – there is significant room for growth here!!!

 

A Day In The Life

In this job, your primary focus will be associated with the general ledger (GL) process and maintaining the integrity of the fundamental general ledger information.

Your key responsibilities include the preparation and reconciliation of expense activity and balances, the preparation of the quarterly foreign exchange calculation, and creating new accounting processes.

Most of your time will be focused on the GL, account analysis, AP, etc. Approximately 1/3 of your time will be spent working on the quarterly exchange processing and analysis.

 

Job Requirements

  • You possess excellent communication skills. You can communicate effectively with all levels of the organization, including leadership, your coworkers, and customers.
  • You are comfortable jumping right in with minimal supervision and guidance
  • You are detailed, thorough and to the point.
  • 4-6+ years of technical accounting, finance, or auditing experience.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance required, Masters/CPA a Plus.
  • Experience in public accounting is a plus
  • Familiarity with general ledger accounting and reconciliations
  • A strong working knowledge with MS Office, including demonstrable expertise with Excel
  • Strong analytical skills

 

Salary: $75-85K

Location: Lawrenceville, NJ

 

If your experience and skill set align with what our client is looking for, then contact me today for immediate consideration. Please send your resume with your name and the title of this position in the subject line to: William.weissman@parkerlynch.com and apply here.