Senior Accountant - 70K-90K
We are seeking a Senior Accountant for our Finance & Accounting team based in Bridgewater, NJ
Month-end close and accounting duties including but not limited to account reconciliations, detailed account analysis, fixed cost variance analysis, monthly forecasts and assist in annual budget. Primary contact for annual outside full audit. Must be a self-starter, detail oriented & deadline driven team player with a sense of urgency. This is a full-time salaried (Exempt) position
-Responsible for monthly close, maintaining various month-end analysis & schedules to prepare JE’s
-Prepare and evaluate monthly balance sheet, income statement, and other financial reports and communicate recommendations.
-Analyze and report on trends, actual vs budget & PY for fixed costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses.
-Perform detailed analysis on inventory costs towards the development of standard costs and understanding of inventory variances (e.g. purchase price variance, MFG yield variance, etc) -Perform continuous analysis of open PO’s orders before receipt to monitor PPV proactively.
-Contribute to the preparation of the annual budgets and provide analysis and bridge key costs to current year forecast & PY.
-Perform continuous analysis of open sales orders before they ship to monitor profitability. -Key contact in annual outside audit by preparing work papers and financial reports as required.
-Recommend policies and actions to provide better financial management, improve internal controls and create greater efficiency.
-Interact with support staff and management across the organization to obtain information necessary to complete responsibilities. -Back-up to prepare & distribute monthly domestic sales reports for the forecast.
-Generate and issue various weekly, monthly and ad hoc reports using
CPA strongly preferred but not required
Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business administration required.
Minimum of 3-5 years of work-related experience in accounting procedures and practices, preferably in a standard cost environment.
Familiar with a variety of accounting concepts, practices, and procedures.
Excellent compensation and benefit package.