Senior Accountant

  • Location
    North Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842896_2716923
  • Salary:
    $ 75000 - $ 85000

Senior Accountant

Parker + Lynch is currently partnering with a manufacturer of luxury eye wear in North Brunswick, NJ on a search for a Sr. Accountant. In this role you will be responsible for taking lead on the month end close process, assisting with the budgeting and forecasting for the organization, and will gain exposure working with costing/inventory of products.

Our client is seeking candidates with a minimum of 4 years accounting experience,manufacturing or distribution industry experience, and a strong understanding of US GAAP. 

Responsibilities:

  • Reconcile Balance Sheet accounts such as Fixed Assets, Inventory, Prepaid, Leases, and Accrued Liabilities.
  • Identify and resolve accounting errors using solid understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP);
  • Prepares journal entries and related tasks to support a fast month end close process.
  • Documents accounting procedures and assists in developing accounting policies for the company.
  • Act as backup for transactional processing of AP, AR, and/or payroll as needed.
  • Maintain Standard Costs and analysis of costs and cost variances.
  • Assist in preparation of monthly financial statements.
  • Prepare reports and various financial and cost analyses.
  • Assist in annual and monthly budget process

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or Finance
  • Manufacturing or Distribution experience required
  • Strong working knowledge of U.S. GAAP
  • SAP software experience preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills

If you’re interested in learning more regarding the Senior Accountant opportunity, or additional roles we’re working on at Parker + Lynch, please email your resume to james.kane@parkerlynch.com for consideration.