This posting is no longer available. This is either because the employer has filled the position or the position has closed. Click here to find more jobs like this one.

Junior Accountant

Somerset, New Jersey, United States

Date Posted: 01/12/2006
Categories: Management
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Position Summary- Entry Level Junior Accountant

Responsible for preparing and maintaining the general ledger of several small business and nonprofit clients; analyzing monthly financial statements for assigned clients including; preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements; individual income tax return preparation and participating in performance of audits.

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Maintain the general ledger for all assigned clients.

2.Prepare monthly financial statements for assigned clients. Such reports will include variance explanations from historical levels and/or budgeted amounts.

3.Prepare monthly reconciliations of cash, accounts receivable and accounts payable.

4.Prepare individual income tax returns.

5.Assist in performance of audits for nonprofit clients.

6.Perform accounting projects and special analysis as required.

Education and Experience

Bachelors or Associate degree in Accounting
0-2 years of general accounting experience or recent college graduate
Experience working with taxes is desired but not required (Will train for the right person)
Strong motivation and good organization skills
Good technical skills (MS Word, Excel, QuickBooks, etc.)
Person that exudes great energy, a positive attitude, and is willing to be a strong team and individual contributor
Dependability, integrity