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Corporate Accountant - Great Work/Life Balance!

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) Westport ,CT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Our client, located in Westport, CT, is in the services realm. They have partnered with CFS to identify a Corporate Accountant to assist through the financial integration, post-acquisition. The company has multiple entities, including the US, UK, Bulgaria, Germany, and an operating entity as well. The Corporate Accountant will be involved with financial reporting and consolidations.

They have a team of 7 people in Accounting - the CFO, Controller, Accounting Manager, 2 Staff Accountant, and AR Specialist and an AP Specialist.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF CORPORATE ACCOUNTANT:

Accounting / Financial Reporting

  • Accounting and analysis of general ledger accounts; escalate risks and opportunities as recommendations for resolution
  • Prepare monthly journal entries and related support schedules
  • Responsible for fixed asset and intangible account analyses; compute and record depreciation/amortization expense
  • Prepare bank account reconciliations
  • Assist with month-end and year-end closings
  • Assist in preparation of monthly financial statements
  • Review all unvouchered POs to ensure properly transferred into AP
  • Support A/R regarding Sales Orders – Shortages and Overage
  • Update commissions analysis

Inventory Accounting

  • Reconcile inventory on a monthly basis and ensure proper costing
  • Analyze and reconcile inventory discrepancies between warehouse and internal ledger balances.
  • Analyze inventory movement on a monthly basis and work with operations to manage inventory levels; communicate issues and provide analysis on unusual changes
  • Generate Monthly Inventory Weeks supplies reporting and provide inventory analysis to senior management
  • Perform periodic audits of warehouses.
  • Provide support to the operations team

Compliance

  • Assist with year audit
  • Assist with tax, insurance, and risk compliance
  • Assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls, policies and procedures

REQUIREMENTS FOR CORPORATE ACCOUNTANT ROLE:

  • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices.
  • 3+ years of experience within a consumer products company preferred.
  • Inventory/cost accounting experience in a manufacturing company preferred but not required.
  • Proficient in MS Excel (strong - pivots and VLOOKUPS), MS Word, MS Outlook.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance required.

 

Company Description
CFS is a leading, employee-owned staffing firm. With more than two decades of experience helping companies locate, attract and hire exceptional accounting & finance professionals, CFS has unique resources to better understand hiring needs, attract higher-caliber candidates and assess candidate potential. Established in 1994, CFS today operates 30+ offices across 21 states and the Caribbean. Serving most major U.S. markets and beyond, CFS connects companies with candidates, from entry-level to executive level, temporary to direct hire and project support to interim management.

CFS has twice been named to Forbes’ list of “Best Professional Recruiting Firms” and twice cited by LinkedIn as one of the “Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies."

www.cfstaffing.com

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)

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CFS is a leading, employee-owned staffing firm. With more than two decades of experience helping companies locate, attract and hire exceptional accounting & finance professionals, CFS has unique resources to better understand hiring needs, attract higher-caliber candidates and assess candidate potential. Established in 1994, CFS today operates 30+ offices across 21 states and the Caribbean. Serving most major U.S. markets and beyond, CFS connects companies with candidates, from entry-level to executive level, temporary to direct hire and project support to interim management. CFS has twice been named to Forbes’ list of “Best Professional Recruiting Firms” and twice cited by LinkedIn as one of the “Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies." www.cfstaffing.com

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