Senior Accountant - Immediate Opening in Edison, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Edison, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/22/2021
  • Job ID:
    SENIO91484

Job Description

Senior Accountants, let Vaco advocate for you and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job. Our client has an immediate opportunity for an Accountant. Let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

As a Senior Accountant, you will analyze financial information and prepare financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities for our client.

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Our client is well-established, IT services and software development firm that is eager to add a Senior Accountant to their Accounting and Finance department.

  • This company has made 2 appearances on Computerworlds list of 100 Best Places to Work in IT
  • They were also recognized NJBIZ 50 Fastest Growing companies in 2015
  • The company uses cutting edge technology and never cuts corners on quality and consistency.
  • The organization prides itself on an open-door policy and exposure to all levels of management and executives.
  • While this is a privately held company, they atmosphere resembles a small family owned company environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT:

  • The Senior Accountant will be responsible for the monthly and quarterly closing duties.
  • Prepare bank reconciliations and accrual estimates.
  • The Senior Accountant will prepare financial statements on a monthly basis.
  • Review the work of the Staff Accountant.
  • The Senior Accountant will assist with the annual audit.
  • Review monthly operating expenses for general ledger coding.
  • The Senior Accountant will ensure the accuracy of all G/L entries.
  • Prepare journal entries and participate in special projects as needed.

EXPERIENCE PREFERRED FOR THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT ROLE:

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant Accounting Experience
  • BS in accounting
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and a strong General ledger
  • background
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong MS office experience including MS Excel