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[not to apply] Staff Accountant

LHH

$65,000.00 - $80,000.00 per Year

Bergen County


LHH Recruitment Solutions has partnered with an importer and distributor of food and beverage products. They are seeking a detail-oriented and skilled Staff Accountant to join the team. You will be responsible for a range of accounting tasks, including full month-end close, journal entries, accounts payable (AP), and accounts receivable (AR) functions. The role will start as an onsite position with the goal of transitioning to a hybrid work arrangement. The ideal candidate will possess advanced Excel skills, a strong foundation in accounting principles, and a proven track record of success within a family-owned company, particularly in the manufacturing, import, or distribution sectors.


Responsibilities:


  • Perform full month-end close processes, including checklists, all reconciliations, and preparation of financial statements and reconciliations.
  • Prepare and record accurate and timely journal entries to ensure proper recognition of financial transactions.
  • Manage full-cycle accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, including processing invoices, payments, and collections.
  • Reconcile bank statements and other accounts to maintain accurate financial records.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial reports and analysis, providing insights to aid in decision-making.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure accurate recording of financial data and resolve any discrepancies.
  • Assist in the implementation of process improvements to enhance efficiency and accuracy in financial operations.
  • Maintain compliance with accounting principles, company policies, and relevant regulations.
  • Assist with annual audits and tax preparations as needed.

Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant accounting experience, preferably within a family-owned company in the manufacturing, import, or distribution industries.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including complex functions, pivot tables, and data analysis.
  • Strong understanding of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and financial reporting.
  • Excellent analytical skills with high attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills for effective collaboration within the finance team and across departments.
  • Adaptability to transition from onsite to hybrid work arrangements.

Compensation:


$65,000-$80,000


If you are interested in this position or any other Accounting and Finance career opportunities, please apply

Pay Details: $65,000.00 to $80,000.00 PER YEAR

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy


The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

Ref INT_US_EN_27_842881_3001258

[not to apply] Staff Accountant

LHH

$65,000.00 - $80,000.00 per Year

Bergen County


LHH Recruitment Solutions has partnered with an importer and distributor of food and beverage products. They are seeking a detail-oriented and skilled Staff Accountant to join the team. You will be responsible for a range of accounting tasks, including full month-end close, journal entries, accounts payable (AP), and accounts receivable (AR) functions. The role will start as an onsite position with the goal of transitioning to a hybrid work arrangement. The ideal candidate will possess advanced Excel skills, a strong foundation in accounting principles, and a proven track record of success within a family-owned company, particularly in the manufacturing, import, or distribution sectors.


Responsibilities:


  • Perform full month-end close processes, including checklists, all reconciliations, and preparation of financial statements and reconciliations.
  • Prepare and record accurate and timely journal entries to ensure proper recognition of financial transactions.
  • Manage full-cycle accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, including processing invoices, payments, and collections.
  • Reconcile bank statements and other accounts to maintain accurate financial records.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial reports and analysis, providing insights to aid in decision-making.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure accurate recording of financial data and resolve any discrepancies.
  • Assist in the implementation of process improvements to enhance efficiency and accuracy in financial operations.
  • Maintain compliance with accounting principles, company policies, and relevant regulations.
  • Assist with annual audits and tax preparations as needed.

Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant accounting experience, preferably within a family-owned company in the manufacturing, import, or distribution industries.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including complex functions, pivot tables, and data analysis.
  • Strong understanding of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and financial reporting.
  • Excellent analytical skills with high attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills for effective collaboration within the finance team and across departments.
  • Adaptability to transition from onsite to hybrid work arrangements.

Compensation:


$65,000-$80,000


If you are interested in this position or any other Accounting and Finance career opportunities, please apply

Pay Details: $65,000.00 to $80,000.00 PER YEAR

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy


The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

Ref INT_US_EN_27_842881_3001258
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