Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Edison, New Jersey
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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Accounting Principals is working with a health care organization to fill an Staff Accountant role. The selected candidate will support a team of 10 and will be working closely with the payroll department. The selected candidate will be coordinating and reviewing all accounting functions, financial statements and processing payroll.



  • Enter monthly journal entries, execute monthly closing entries, execute month-end general ledger
  • Coordinate monthly closing and production of financial statements
  • Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Prepare state sales and use tax reports
  • Prepare quarterly and annual payroll tax returns
  • Reconcile daily cash flow statements and reconcile to monthly bank statements
  • Process weekly payroll and monthly commissions
  • Reconcile payroll and cash disbursement accounts


  • A Bachelor’s Degree is highly preferred.
  • Proficient in MS Excel (Pivot tables, VLOOKUPS) and Word


  • Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to work independently
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure

    Experience: Minimum 2 years of related experience


    Employment Type: Full- Time, Temp to Hire

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