Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Scotch Plains, New Jersey
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842891_2723296
  • Salary:
    $ 60000 - $ 70000

Staff Accountant

Parker+ Lynch is working closely with a large retail company located in Scotch Plains, NJ with the search for a Staff Accountant. You will be responsible for accounts receivable, accounts payable, bank reconciliations, and assisting with month end close. You will report directly to the accounting manager and work closely with team members. If you are looking to take the next step in your career, this Staff Accountant opening may be the right job for you!

Staff Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Coordination and completion of month end closing process.  Ensure journal entries are recorded timely and accurately.
  • Prepare schedules for the year-end audit and quarterly reviews
  • Preparing account analysis and reconciliations on various balance sheet and income statement accounts
  • Provide explanations for significant variances to prior year or budget amounts in a clear
  • Take on and participate in ad hoc projects for accounting manager and controller

Staff Accountant Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 3+ years of public accounting or large retail experience
  • CPA or parts passed
  • ERP software experience

Salary: $60,000 - $70,000