Staff Accountant (confidential)

  • Location
    Newark, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842893_2821870
  • Salary:
    $ 50000 - $ 55000

I’m currently recruiting for a prominent logistics and transportation company that is seeking to hire a Staff Accountant with offices located in Jersey City, NJ. This is a fantastic organization that has experienced extensive growth over the past 5 years where they’ve expanded into new markets and continue to grow. Within this position, the Staff Accountant will report directly to the Controller where some of their responsibilities would including, performing full cycle accounts payable, accounts receivable, processing cash receipts, deposits, bank reconciliations and recording journal entries into the general ledger.

 

This is an amazing opportunity for someone who is looking to take on more responsibility but also have the ability to learn under the Controller and progressively get closer to the month end close and the general ledger.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Perform full cycle accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Process cash receipt, cash deposits and perform bank reconciliations
  • Correctly code all invoices in the GL
  • Verify and reconcile vendor accounts
  • Assist the Controller with the month end close
  • Oversee and management employee T&E reports and reimbursements
  • Oversee and manage the AR schedule
  • Investigate and resolve all vendor inquiries
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    Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance
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    Software

  • Experience with a large ERP system
  • Excellent understanding of excel and able to perform advanced functions
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    Skills

  • Proactive think
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Analytical mindset
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