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Sr. Technical Accountant - Newark - $70/hr in Newark, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/23/2018

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    Newark, NJ
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Job Description

We are currently seeking a Sr. Technical Accountant on a consulting basis. Project will last about 6 months. Candidate MUST have a strong Technical Accounting background, specifically with managing accounting policies and experience with writing white papers on the new Revenue Recognition policy.

  • Accounting research on a variety of technical accounting concepts, including revenue recognition, acquisitions, cost capitalization, internal use software, minority investments, and various other accounting and reporting matters.
  • Implementing and maintaining corporate accounting policies, including assisting with the implementation of several major new accounting standards (including but not limited to revenue recognition and leasing) as well as educating management on changes to US GAAP.
  • Writing accounting position white papers and reviewing with the Company's external auditors for the entire organization.
  • Responsible for analyzing revenue contracts for appropriate revenue recognition accounting related to the Broker-Dealer unit of Broadridge in support for the Broker-Dealer annual financial statement audit, as well as for the overall Global Technology and Operations segment.
  • Assisting other members of the corporate finance team as needed with quarter-end reporting requirements
  • CPA is strongly preferred