Staff Accountant Job in Berkeley Heights, NJ

  • Location
    Menlo Park, New Jersey
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
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Staff Accountant Job, Berkeley Heights, NJ
If you enjoy working in a fast pace environment you could be the one to take advantage of the opportunity to join a great team. We are seeking to add a full time Staff Accountant in Berkeley Heights, New Jersey. This opportunity is assisting in the monthly forecast and annual budget process providing detailed analysis reports. This is a key role for the accounting team working close to upper management. Please read the Responsibilities and Qualifications below:
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
• Contribute to month end close, maintaining various month-end analysis & schedules to prepare journal entries.
• Preparing and evaluating monthly balance sheet, income statement, and other financial reports and communicate recommendations.  
• Prepare & distribute domestic sales reports to managers for monthly review meeting and forecast.
• Analyze and report on trends, actual vs budget & PY for fixed costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses.
• Reconcile sales & COGS from detailed sales reports to the P&L.
• Perform detailed analysis on inventory costs to assist in the development of standard costs and understanding of inventory variances.
Education & Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business administration required.
• Minimum of 3+ years of work-related experience in cost accounting procedures and practices.
• Knowledge and experience supporting accounting for a manufacturing or productions business.
• Strong account reconciliation, analysis and research skills required; actual budget/forecast variance analysis experience.
• Knowledge of inventory cost accounting principles including experience with standard costing and variance reporting.
• CPA preferred but not needed
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