Fixed Asset Accountant in Rahway, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/15/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Seasonal/Temp
  • Location:
    Rahway, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/15/2021
  • Job ID:
    FIXED94698

Job Description

Temp to hire role available for a Fixed Asset Accountant located in the Red Bank, NJ area. This role requires a minimum of 3 years' experience of fixed asset accounting, with availability to start immediately.

Responsibilities:

  • Create and monitor a system of controls, procedures and forms for the recordation of fixed assets.
  • Recommend to management any updates to accounting policies related to fixed assets.
  • Assign tag numbers to fixed assets.
  • Record fixed asset acquisitions and dispositions in the accounting system.
  • Track the compilation of project costs into fixed asset accounts and close out those accounts once the related projects have been completed.
  • Reconcile the balance in the fixed asset subsidiary ledger to the summary-level account in the general ledger.
  • Calculate depreciation for all fixed assets.
  • Review and update the detailed schedule of fixed assets and accumulated depreciation.
  • Investigate the potential obsolescence of fixed assets.
  • Conduct periodic impairment reviews for intangible assets.
  • Conduct periodic physical counts of fixed assets.
  • Recommend to management whether fixed assets should be disposed of.
  • Conduct analyses related to fixed assets as requested by management.
  • Prepare audit schedules relating to fixed assets and assist the auditors in their inquiries.
  • Prepare property tax returns.
  • Represent the company during any audits by a government that involve fixed assets.
  • Track company expenditures for fixed assets in comparison to the capital budget and management authorizations.

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of fixed asset accounting experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting preferred.
  • Must be detail oriented.

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