Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Parsippany, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849137_2716706
  • Salary:
    $ 80000 - $ 85000

Parker and Lynch is assisting our Parsippany, New Jersey in their search for a Senior Accountant.  This is a wonderful opportunity to become of a reputable and consistently growing organization.  They are an industry leader.

Job Description:

  • Managing the month end process to ensure accuracy of internal and external financial reporting (journal entries and recs for cash, AR, prepaid assets, fixed assets, leases, accrued liabilities, payroll, sales tax, intercompany balances)
  • Prepare and analyze balance sheet and P&L statements
  • Partner with trade operations
  • Manage and maintain the SAP accounting system and monthly GL close
  • Calculate monthly distributor commission payments

Qualifications:

  • BS Degree in Accounting
  • CPA license required
  • 5+ years of accounting experience
  • GAAP and SOX knowledge
  • Accuracy
  • Communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Analytical mindset