Staff Accountant

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill a Staff Accountant job in Newark, NJ! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

Type:                      full time (40 hours / week) contract
Length:                  6 months
Pay:                        $41.63 / HR
Shift/Hours:          8A – 5P

Responsibilities for this Staff Accountant job include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducts moderately complex accounting activities.
  • Brings inconsistencies and problems to the attention of management.
  • Accountabilities:
    • Financial Data Management
    • Prepare journal entries
    • Process intercompany / divisional transactions
    • Verify validity of monthly allocations
    • Review and approve coding of operating expenses
    • Examine channel partner payment adjustments and post audit claims
    • Prepare accruals and other adjusting entries
    • Reconcile subledger to general ledger account balances
    • Maintain accurate account and data reconciliation including supporting subledgers, journals, and other financial documentation within a cost-efficient operation.
    • Controls and Compliance a Insures full compliance with MEI and PNA policies, internal controls, and SarbanesOxley Act.
    • Insures protection of company assets in all areas through front line knowledge and experience
    • Conduct initial internal control evaluations d Investigate, resolve or report to the accounting manager any inconsistencies or improprieties. e Review and interpret accounting policies and procedures
    • Financial Analysis a Identify and research account discrepancies
    • Verify intercompany assessments
    • Define and post reclass entries as needed
    • Review general ledger accounts and correct journal entries e Perform accounting analysis, such as, but not limited to:
    • Balance sheet accounts, Expense and salary accruals, Department expense analysis, Prepaid and insurance, Employee relocations, travel advances, etc
    • Assist in performing monthly balance sheet, income statement and changes in financial position/budget variance analysis
    • Prepare cash flow forecast and other adhoc requests.
    • Budgeting and Reporting
    • Prepare financial reports and related statements, charts, tables and other exhibits
    • Assist in budget / forecast preparation Comments 

Qualifications for this Staff Accountant job:

  • Education and Experience Applies advanced knowledge normally acquired by obtaining
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or concentration in Accounting required. Generally, has a minimum of 2 years cumulative accounting experience.
  • Key Competencies a Major Strengths: Learning, Thinking and Passion
  • Key Strengths: revenue recognition, accruals, reserves, liabilities, Fixed Asset Transactions, Advanced Excel Skills

Why work for Adecco?

  • Weekly pay
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Skills Training
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits

IMPORTANT: This Staff Accountant job is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “Apply with Adecco” button to submit your resume.

The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services.  Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world.  We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career.  Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions.  Adecco Group provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers to include Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans.

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