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Accountant (repost)

APR Consulting Waterbury, CT

  • Expired: November 02, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

APR has been engaged to identify hard working Accountant for one of our biggest clients in the aerospace/manufacturing industry.

***This particular client is requiring that all new hires show proof of vaccination. However, accommodations will be made for those with disabilities or religious reasons who cannot obtain a vaccine***

LOCATION: Waterbury, CT 06705
CONTRACT: 12 months or longer
PAY RATE: $30-$45/hr., depending on experience
SHIFT: M-F, 1st shift, 8:00 AM 5:00 PM

Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.

One of the leading global manufacturers of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices in the Aerospace and Defense industry.


  • The Senior Staff Accountant is responsible for supporting the timely and accurate delivery of complex accounting activities and financial analyses utilized by management to drive business decisions.
  • Primary concentration centers around tactical accounting responsibilities (ex. General Ledger, Account Reconciliations, etc.), compliance-related testing (e.g. Sarbanes Oxley), and management-required reporting.
  • Effective communication throughout all levels of the organization including sound analytical proficiencies and advanced Microsoft Office (Excel) skills will be keys to success.


  • Month End Financial Closing - Responsible for monthly G/L closing including journal entries & account reconciliations & analysis. Assist in uploading data to HFM corporate reporting system.
  • Management Reporting - Prepare daily & monthly financial reporting of key business indicators (KPIs) (e.g. shipments/bookings/earned hours/absorption) for tracking and trending purposes.
  • Capital/Fixed Assets - Responsible for coordinating capital requisitions and maintaining Fixed Assets in FAS System. This includes posting necessary entries for monthly depreciation, additions, and disposals to G/L. Complete annual fixed asset physical inventory.
  • Leases - Responsible for maintaining leases in KLT lease accounting software including adding new leases, running month end reports & posting appropriate journal entry. Assist Plant Controller in an annual review of new & existing vendor contracts to determine if it qualifies as a lease under the new ASC 842 guidelines.
  • Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) - Responsible for SOX quarterly testing following corporate internal audit test procedures. Completing required forms & testing necessary for SOX compliance. Perform quarterly cycle count inventory audit.
  • Expense Analysis - Assist in budget/forecast expense projections. Prepare monthly expense reporting comparing Budget/Forecast to actual expenses.
  • Cost Accounting Cross train with Senior Financial Analyst to become backup in inventory, costing analysis & reporting including the yearly standard cost roll.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field required
  • Minimum 5 years accounting experience; experience within a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel including Pivot and V-Lookup tables
  • Manufacturing ERP Experience (Navision helpful) strongly preferred
  • Great organization skills, with an ability to multi-task and a strong commitment to: efficiency, timeliness, quality, accuracy, and confidentiality.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects independently, with minimal direction, and with solid follow-through
  • Great communication skills, with ability to collaborate across departments


We pay weekly every Friday, have direct deposit, and offer a competitive benefits package: Medical, Dental Vision, 401k plan, etc.

At a minimum, a 7-year background check, education verification, employment verification, and drug screen will be conducted upon hire. Your suitability for employment is contingent upon successfully passing these required pre-employment screenings.

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the match for this position, please apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!

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APR Consulting


Waterbury, CT
06702 USA


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