Senior Accountant/FA

  • Location
    Paramus, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842894_2768424

Senior Accountant

Our client is seeking a Senior Accountant to be the Finance Manager's right hand! This is truly a hybrid accounting/financial analyst role. They are an international manufacturing company with multiple locations. This position will be based in their Northern NJ location. If you are hands on, and able to work collaboratively across departments using excellent communication skills along with accounting and analytical expertise, this is a great opportunity.

 

Responsibilities include:

 

  • Support Finance Manager with financial month end close and reporting. 
  • Monitor AP / AR
  • Complete various month end journal entries (accrual and actual), GL reconciliations, & reporting
  • Process, accrue and track in/outbound freight expenses
  • Post payroll journal entries of Actual and Accrual
  • Customer credit & collections
  • Support external/internal audits & preparation of tax data for consultants
  • Ad Hoc reporting and analysis
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    Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or related.
  • 2+ years in a progressive level accounting/finance roles.
  • Advanced Excel skills including vlookups, sumifs, pivot tables