Staff Accountant (17033)

Job Purpose: Prepares basic financial reports under general supervision. Performs moderately complex activities related to the maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Prepares income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements, and various other accounting statements and reports.
  • Analyzes financial reports and records, making recommendations relative to the accounting of reserves, assets, and expenditures.
  • Reviews and verifies the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.
  • Analyzes trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses.
  • Reports the company’s finances to management, offering suggestions about resource utilization, tax strategies, and assumptions underlying budget forecasts.
  • Prepares journal entries as needed.
  • Conducts special studies and develops or recommends accounting methods and procedures.
  • Coordinates accounting matters with other departments, locations, and divisions.
  • Reconciles assigned accounts and calculates depreciation/amoritization expenses.
  • Reports actuals and forecasts to UK monthly.
  • Prepares and distributes monthly Financial Books.
  • May assist with training and mentoring Accountants.

Minimum Education & Certifications Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting

Experience & Skills Required:

  • 3-5 years of related experience.
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting practices and procedures.
  • Experience with MS Office products and accounting software preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.




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55625 - Rutgers University (Hamilton)
175 Klockner Rd, Hamilton, New Jersey, United States, 08619
  • Company:
    First Transit
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  • State:
    New Jersey
  • Category:
    Administrative & Operational Support
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