SR Staff Accountant - CPA or Parts Passed in Red Bank, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/11/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Red Bank, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    6/11/2021
  • Job ID:
    SRSTA82928

Job Description

Senior Staff Accountant
Partial Remote - Monmouth and Ocean County

The Senior Staff Accountant role will provide leadership and support, including transactional issues, fixed assets & finance master data support and system enhancements. The role will actively be involved in continuously improving the finance Record to Report processes. The incumbent will interact across finance and business functions.

Primary Responsibilities

The primary responsibility of this position is to be a key member of the financial accounting organization, whose main purpose is ensure the primary financial statements - income statement, balance sheet and cash flow - are accurately reflecting the results of the company and are published in a timely manner.

Skills, Knowledge, Core Competencies

  • Takes a lead role in month / quarter / year-end closing processes to include maintaining and communicating closing schedules with reporting units.
  • Prepares multiple journal entries required for month / quarter / year-end closing. Also, responsible for directing the preparation of other journal entries by accounting department personnel and ensuring all required entries have been prepared, entered and posted.
  • Requires outstanding financial systems skills.
  • Highly developed general accounting skills in corporate-level accounting and reporting activities.
  • Performs financial analysis of accounting data and transactions to identify significant fluctuations for review and accuracy.
  • Supports the annual financial audit process with external audit teams, and periodic support to bank auditing requests.
  • Prepares account reconciliations and reserve analysis as necessary.
  • Continuously identifies / implements work process improvements to streamline accounting methods and increase the productivity of the corporate accounting team and global reporting units.
  • Performs special projects and studies on accounting and control matters as requested.
  • All positions within the finance team have a clear, uncompromising responsibility to ensure internal controls and business policies are followed.

Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's degree and/or equivalent work experience preferred
  • 4+ years of accounting experience