Senior Accountant in Red Bank, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/6/2022

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    Red Bank, NJ
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Job Description

Vaco Financial is seeking a Senior Accountant to join our client in the South New Jersey area! This position is hybrid in-office three days a week.

Senior Accountant Overview
The Senior Accountant is responsible for all areas related to the General Ledger. This position will be responsible for developing and maintaining accounting principles, practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements. The Senior Accountant supervises 2 Staff Accountants and is responsible for managing the team to ensure that work is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner. This position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, financial reporting, year-end audit preparation, and the support of budget and forecast activities. The Senior Accountant will have contact with senior-level Executives and the Accounting Manager which requires strong interpersonal communication skills both written and verbal.

  • Obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure.
  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close.
  • Ensure the timely reporting of all monthly financial information.
  • Assist the Director in the daily banking requirements.
  • Manage and supervise payroll process through the Payroll Specialist
  • Ensure the accurate and timely processing of positive pay transactions.
  • Ensure the monthly and quarterly Bank Compliance activities are performed in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Supports budget and forecasting activities.
  • Collaborates with the other finance department managers to support overall department goals and objectives.
  • Bachelor's in Accounting or related field required, CPA preferred
  • Minimum 2-4+ years experience in a GL Accounting role required
  • Prior supervisory experience highly preferred
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP
  • NetSuite experience highly desired
If you have these qualifications and would like to learn more, please - APPLY NOW!