Staff Accountant

Posted 1 month ago by Robert Half
Norwalk, CT
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description


The Position

As a Staff Accountant, you will play an integral part in establishing and implementing financial processes and ensuring accurate monthly financial statements are available to management within a reasonable timeframe, and that timely and insightful analysis of the financial statements is provided to Management. This role will report to the Vice President of Finance with daily oversight by the Senior Accountant. The Staff Accountant will run the day-to-day processing of accounting transactions and will be system savvy and solution oriented. The position will be hybrid, with office located in Norwalk, CT.

Key Deliverables

Operate as a key contributor to the financial reporting processes

· Assist the Senior Accountant with the period-end close process, including reconciling sub-ledgers to general ledger account balances, maintaining schedules, recording journal entries, and auditing monthly results to identify and correct any errors

· Assist with preparation of required tax returns, including Annual Tax Return, Sales & Use taxes, and IRS Form 1099 reporting

· Assist with preparation and execution of the annual external audit of the Company’s financial records

· Own the Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and expense reporting processes

· Assist in the deployment of ERP and other integrated applications

· Work on ad-hoc projects as needed


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

· Possess strong communications and interpersonal skills, including the ability to foster business relationships within and across functions

· Exhibit strong time management, being able to set priorities and deliver results

· Embrace an entrepreneurial, team-oriented approach

Education / Experience

· A bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance

· 1-3 years related work experience

· System savvy with experience in small & mid-market systems, Xero, NetSuite, Shopify, Sage Intacct, SAP Concur a plus

· Advanced Excel Skills a plus

Please email your resume to: Michelle.Kenney@RobertHalf(.com)

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