Staff Accountant in Middlesex County

  • Location
    Edison, New Jersey
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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Currently our client in the Middlesex County area is seeking to hire an Accountant on a full time permanent basis due to promoting someone internally.   Will  be responsible for maintaining the general ledger accounts for corporate and their holding companies. The primary job responsibilities include preparing monthly journal entries and intercompany accounts, performing account analysis and assisting with the preparation of financial content for presentations. As an integral team member of the Finance Department, you will have daily interaction with the executive management team, site controllers, and our external audit firm.     For additional information on this quick to hire spot, please call Maureen 732-623-8909 or email
Job Responsibilities
•             Assisting in the monthly closing process including preparation of journal entries and reconciliation of intercompany accounts for our corporate and holding companies
•             Performing account analysis and assisting with SEC reporting as well as internal reporting
•             Assisting in the preparation of governmental quarterly and annual reports as well as, the annual budget
•             Participating in special projects as assigned
•             Responsible for the accounts payable function related to the corporate office
•             Preparation of the financial statements for the company’s defined benefit plan and savings plan
•             Assist in Sarbanes-Oxley 404 compliance
Must Have Job Qualifications
•             B.S. in Accounting
•             CPA or committed CPA candidate
•             Up to 3 years of progressive corporate accounting experience
•             Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills with the ability to work independently in a deadline driven department
•             Proficient in Microsoft Office
Preferred Job Qualifications
•             Working knowledge of GAAP and general accounting concepts with the ability to learn internal policies and procedures and apply them to routine situations
•             Proficient in SAP and Hyperion Financial Management a major PLUS

Please apply with your CV to: Maureen Lillis -732-3211700

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