Staff Accountant

Industrial manufacturing company located in Elmwood Park, NJ is seeking a Staff Accountant. This position reports to the Controller.

The chosen candidate will perform a variety of general accounting functions while supporting the accounting department. This position requires a self-motivated individual with excellent organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple responsibilities.

DUTIES:

  • Prepare journal entries
  • Take part in month-end, and year-end close
  • Prepare bank reconciliations
  • Prepare sale & use tax reporting
  • Contribute with financial reporting
  • Help with regulatory audit duties
  • Cross-train on A/R and other functions as well
  • Prepare quarterly costing and accruals
  • Analyze and compute data for sales reporting

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 2-3 years of Accounting experience
  • Strong PC skills including experience with Excel

PREFERRED SKILLS:

Microsoft Office Suite

Requirements

  • Two to three years of Accounting experience preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong PC skills including experience with Excel
  • Great Plains Dynamics accounting software a plus, but not mandatory
  • Well organized, detail orientated and able to work in a fast paced environment with minimal supervision
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and delivering on committed deadlines

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $60,000.00 – $70,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Relocation assistance
  • Vision insurance

Physical setting:

  • Office

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

COVID-19 considerations:
Must be vaccinated

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)

Experience:

  • GAAP: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • CPA (Preferred)
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