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Staff Accountant

Staff Accountant

Job Description

Ref ID: 03570-105365

Classification: Accountant - Staff

Compensation: $43,000.00 to $55,000.00 per year

An exciting opportunity exists for a Staff Accountant in the Jersey City area! Through our Salaried Professional Program, the Staff Accountant will be responsible for journal entries, income/expense analysis, accruals, bank and journal reconciliation, and assisting with month end close. To be successful in this role, the Staff Accountant must be detailed, a team player and deadline driven. 3+ years relative experience is required and intermediate Excel a must. Prior experience with Oracle, SAP or JD Edwards a plus. If you are looking for a unique learning opportunity that will help you gain experience then this job is for you! For more information on this Staff Accountant position offered exclusively through Accountemps Salaried Professional Service, please email your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resum├ę]. Accountemps Salaried Professional Service is the premier provider of accounting and finance professionals on a long-term and recurring basis. Our salaried professionals are employees of Robert Half International and receive Fortune 500 quality benefits, and paid vacations/holidays. We can offer you challenging job opportunities in various industries, new skills development and occasional travel if desired. As an Accountemps Salaried Professional, you don't just do fill-in work; you have an opportunity to be a part of different teams working on diverse projects.

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance 3+ years of experience Advanced Microsoft Excel skills Prior experience with Oracle, SAP or JD Edwards Excellent communication skills Ability to adapt within new environments Desire to work on diverse projects within a number of different clients in the New York/New Jersey area

Accountemps, a Robert Half company, is the world's leader in specialized temporary financial staffing. We provide exciting temporary, temporary-to-hire and project opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance and more. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in more than 345 locations worldwide, allow us to quickly match skilled professionals with the best temporary accounting and finance jobs. Through our parent company, Robert Half, we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. In addition we offer competitive pay, challenging careers and assignments with excellent opportunities for full-time employment.

But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies." (March 17, 2014), and 9 out of 10 of our clients and candidates would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 1.800.803.8367 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $43,000.00 - $55,000.00 /Year
Employment Type Seasonal/Temp
Job Type Accounting, Finance, Professional Services
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services, Credit - Loan - Collections
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 03570-105365
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Staff Accountant

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