Staff Accountant

Finance Wilton, Connecticut


Description

STAFF ACCOUNTANT
The Staff Accountant plays a critical role in the overall accounting operations of the company. Partnering closely with our Senior Accountants and Director of Accounting, this individual will be responsible for the accounting operations. This is a great opportunity for someone highly interested in working cross- functionally in a fast paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for timely preparation of Month end, quarter end , and year end close activities assigned
  • Prepare and record monthly journal entries based on financial analysis of the G/L
  • Analyze operating expenses for completeness and preparation of accruals
  • Responsible for the preparation and maintenance of monthly G/L account reconciliations assigned
  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliations
  • Assist in the preparation of commission, and tax payment vouchers
  • Assist with Financial analysis
  • Document policies, procedures and workflow for assigned areas of responsibility
  • Participate in the preparation of audit document requests
  • Provide general accounting support to all levels of staff and management including Ad-hoc requests
Requirements:
  • BS/BA in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 3 years of Accounting experience required
  • Knowledge of Microsoft packages (Advanced Excel Skills a plus)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work with diverse groups of people
  • Ability to work well under pressure, handle multiple projects and manage their time effectively
  • Process improvement driven