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    Watertown, NY 13601

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Accounting Specialist

CAR-FRESHNER Watertown, NY • Watertown, NY

Posted 1 month ago

Job Snapshot

Degree - 4 Year Degree
Consumer Products

Job Description

Founded in 1952, CAR-FRESHNER Corporation is a family owned business known for manufacturing the iconic LITTLE TREES air fresheners and SILLY STRING foam streamer. We are proudly made in the USA, with our headquarters in Watertown, NY.
CAR-FRESHNER believes that the center of our success is founded in the strength of our team. Our employees are an invaluable resource with limitless potential. Our culture places great emphasis on integrity, teamwork, and quality of life. We have a high feedback culture that is guided by our core values. For CAR-FRESHNER, this means we will lead in ways that engage our employees and create a passion for our work in a fun and family-oriented environment.  
Company Perks:
Fully-Funded Tuition Program                        
Dependent Care Reimbursement
Free YMCA Family Membership                   
Vacation Package
Onsite Gym & Walking Trail                           
Competitive Salary Packages
Employee Recognition Program                    
Onsite Café  
Sponsorship of Community Events
World Class Health Benefits                          
Life & Disability Insurance
Immediate Eligibility in 401(k) Plan & Match 


The Accounting Specialist is responsible for the accuracy of transactions related to customers, vendors, inventory, payroll and tax in accordance with Federal and State tax regulations and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). 


  • Ensure timely resolution and proper financial reporting of customer programs
  • Ensure proper revenue and expense recognition of all transactions
  • Calculate and adjust reserves for customer allowance, bad debt and accruals monthly
  • Maintain accurate fixed asset records in accordance with GAAP and tax regulations
  • Prepare various tax filings including Sales & Use Tax, Canadian GST and 1099 forms
  • Process all transactions accurately and timely
  • Investigate and resolve issues related to customers, vendors or payroll
  • Ensure correct setup and maintenance of financial data in ERP system
  • Prepare journal entries, reconciliations and year-end audit/tax schedules
  • Ensure accurate reporting in ERP and Business Intelligence Software


Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • Strong accounting skills with a solid understanding of financial calculations and ratios
  • Analytical and process oriented

Job Requirements

See Above.

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