Staff Accountant

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Job Identification Number: 931

Location: New York, NY

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Category: Accounting & Finance

Qualified candidates, please attach resume when applying.


Our client, a specialty foods importer, is seeking a Staff Accountant in their NYC office. The right candidate will be a team player who wants to actively contribute to the company’s dynamic and transformative environment. This role will serve as a vital part of the organization when it comes to solving problems, both technical and operational; and solid business acumen and communication skills to be able to work directly with business leaders and end users.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assists in month end work papers

  •  Maintain Fixed Assets and Depreciation

  • Assists in preparing journal entries

  • Reviews and post transactional journals (ie. CR and CD)

  • Prepares GL Analysis

  • Assist in compilation of tax returns & filings

  • Prepares bank reconciliations

Qualifications and Requirements:

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

  • Proficient in Excel & Word

  • Supervision of 1 or more,OR THE DESIRE TO SUPERVISE DOWN THE ROAD a plus

  • 2-5 years’ experience in public/industry accounting