Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Princeton, New Jersey
  • Category
    Accountant - General
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_5_849142_2770908
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Staff Accountant

Accounting Principals is hiring an Accounting professional with 2+ years of experience for a growing company in Princeton, NJ! Job duties will consist of AP, AR, bank reconciliations, Journal Entries, and General Ledger maintenance. This position has exposure to work side by side with the Accounting Manager handling all aspects of the business’ books and financial needs. This is a great opportunity for an Accounting Clerk or AP Specialist with 2 years of experience looking for a challenge! Please submit your resume and we look forward to speaking to you!

Job Description

  • Handle full-cycle Accounts Payable including three-way matching, check runs, and Journal Entries.
  • Handle all Accounts Receivable duties including cash applications, invoice creation, vendor maintenance, and reconciliations.
  • Process Payroll and complete periodic accruals.
  • Process bank and GL reconciliations.
  • Additional duties as the business may require.
  • Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business
  • Minimum 2 years of Accounting experience.
  • Intermediate Excel (PivotTables, VLOOKUPs, IF Statements, etc.).
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to stay organized and manage shifting duties and priorities.
  • Interested in career growth, taking on additional projects and contributing some overtime hours. 
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