Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Bridgewater, New Jersey
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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Accounting Principals is searching for a temporary to permanent Senior Accountant. The role is located in Bridgewater, NJ. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain general ledger to include the preparation of journal entries, coding of invoices, account analysis and reconciliation, closing of books monthly, and setting up new accounts.
  • Under general supervision of the Controller, perform general accounting, and other related duties in daily administration of the accounting function.
  • Perform bank reconciliation monthly, verify all deposits, address questions and problems from banking institutions.
  • Monitor accounts receivable collection from individuals and/or institutions.
  • Maintain accounting record for fixed assets.
  • Maintain record of all financial documents with appropriate supporting material. Update records as necessary.
  • Analyze information and options by developing spreadsheet reports; verify information
  • Developed and implement accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures and recommending changes if appropriate.
  • Answer accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data.
  • Prepare and analyze budgets
  • Perform other related functions as assigned by the supervisor.

Critical skills

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting
  • One (1) to Three (3) accounting experience plus knowledge of computerized accounting system. Timberline and/or JD Edwards preferred.
  • Intermediate/ advanced Microsoft Office Skills, especially Excel.
  • Knowledge of Accounting Principles
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Good organizational skills and ability to work with detail.

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