Accountant

  • Job Reference: 425084486-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Connect One
  • Location: Oxford, Connecticut
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Accountant needed for a corporate environment located in Oxford, Connecticut. Accounting, Bookkeeping, Quick Books, experience is required. This is full time possession with a Monday to Friday schedule. Salary based upon experience. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Responsibilities may include:

* Complete general ledger operations
* Monthly closings and preparation of monthly financial statements
* Reconcile and maintain balance sheet accounts
* Draw up monthly financial reports
* Assist with yearend closings
* Administer accounts receivable and oversee accounts payable
* Prepare local tax computations and returns
* Assist in preparing budgets and forecasts
* Monitor and resolve bank issues including fee anomalies and check differences
* Account/bank reconciliations
* Review and process expense reports
* Assist with preparation and coordination of the audit process
* Assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures
* Additional assignments as directed

Desired Qualifications and Attributes:

* Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast paced environment
* Ability to handle confidential information in a discreet, professional manner
* Eye for detail, accuracy is imperative
* Able to meet deadlines
* Excellent oral and written communication skills
* Excellent organizational and analytical skills
* Possess strong organizational and time management skills
* Strong problem solving skills, basic accounting principles knowledge, documentation skills, research and resolution skills, and data analysis
* Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
* Ability to interact with employees and vendors in a professional manner
* Ability to work independently and with a team
* Advanced level with MS Word and Excel

Required Experience

* Accounting: 3 years
* Bookkeeping: 3 years
* Quick Books: 3 years