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Staff Accountant

  • Ref: 300333
  • Type: Long Term Contract
  • Location: Danbury, CT
  • Industry: Accounting
  • Job Level: Associate
  • Pay: $26.00 - 31.00

Opportunity Description

We are currently partnered with a well known organization that is looking to add several staff accountants to their team. The ideal candidates will have a accounting/finance or business related degree, 2+ years of corporate accounting experience and comfort within Excel. 


Job Duties

Staff Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Support monthly close process; prepare and process related journal entries into the general ledger; assist in reconciling sub ledger accounts as needed.
  • Reconcile monthly accounts, vendor statements, bank accounts and company credit cards
  • Balance sheet reconciliations and maintain chart of accounts
  • Analyze and recognize revenue from a variety of sources
  • Generate and analyze various financial reports in Excel as needed by senior management
  • Reconcile vendor statements as needed and company bank accounts
  • Assist with Accounts Payable or Receivable as needed
  • Research and resolve discrepancies with accounts
  • Assist with fixed assets, accruals and various monthly close related accounting duties. 


Experience & Skills Required

Staff Accountant Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or Related business field preferred
  • 2+ years of corporate accounting experience
  • Comfortable within accounting ERP systems
  • Comfort within Microsoft Excel; pivot tables, vlookups, etc. 
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task while maintain accuracy with competing deadlines
  • Excellent attitude with an eagerness to learn and grow within a reputable organization

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