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Staff Accountant in Branford, CT at Accounting Now

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Branford, CT
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/23/2018
  • Job ID:
    348673

Job Description

Client is looking to interview and start as soon as next week.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Must have a "hands-on" approach as we are a fast-paced growingcompany. In some instances, this is not a role with pre-defined instructions on how to do things. We are seeking a candidate to help build-out a finance function alongside the VP of Finance. We are seeking someone who is not afraid to roll up their sleeves and help "figure it out".
  • Accounting duties including daily accounting record keeping (A/R, A/P, Payroll, G/L, job costing and purchasing) reporting to the Vice President of Finance
  • Ensure that all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems are in compliance with appropriate GAAP standards and regulatory requirements
  • Prepare account reconciliations for both balance sheet and income statement accounts
  • Interface with external accounting firms on audit and tax matters
  • Support VP of Finance with process improvements and workflow efficiencies
  • Support new ERP implementation efforts
  • Participate in valuation, reconciliation cut-off procedures for inventory
  • Prepare month-end financial reports for VP of Finance
  • Other projects, as assigned


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting (MUST)
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in accounting.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.


Job Type: Full-time
Experience:

  • Accounting: 2 years (Preferred)