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Staff Accountant
Ref No.: 18-18199
Location: Staten Island, New York
Staff Accountant
Staten Island, NY
3-6 Months

Staff Accountant
Job Summary:
Client is currently experiencing a difficult transition period and we are seeking an experienced Staff Accountant to join our accounting department. The Staff Accountant will be responsible for assisting with the preparation of monthly financial analysis reports, developing and maintaining department budgets and processing accounts payable and receivables. The successful candidate will also collect pertinent information for third party audits and will be the first point of contact for accounting issues.
Staff Accountant responsibilities and duties
  • Prepare accounting related entries to numerous registers, journals and logs
  • Follow our company's established accounting processes
  • Process accounts payable activities and ensure accuracy and timeliness of invoice creation and entry
  • Perform monthly bank settlements
  • Regularly maintain detailed reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts
  • Provide detailed analyses and explanations of all transactions
  • Prepare documentation for external auditors

Desired Qualifications:

The candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience in a non-profit Agency. Experience with Fund EZ is a plus, excellent Excel skills are required. Must have excellent communication skills and ability to prioritize projects and expedite them in a timely manner.