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Senior Staff Accountant

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) Bridgeport, CT
  • Expired: 19 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Our client provides legal services. The firm’s major practice areas include business and finance; environmental and land use; government finance; health care; labor, employment law and employee benefits; litigation; property valuation; real estate; regulatory, energy and telecommunications; and trusts and estates, as well as various targeted practice sections that provide depth of experience and also the flexibility to regroup for customized, solution-oriented service. They represent clients including major financial institutions, health care providers, service businesses, trade and art associations, manufacturers and emerging growth businesses in the biotech and information technology industries, as well as nonprofit organizations and individuals. Founded in 1919, the firm has offices in Bridgeport, Hartford, Stamford and Waterbury, Connecticut and White Plains, New York

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist with the monthly/quarterly/annual closing process.
  • Process and review monthly journal entries.
  • Assist in preparing the internal monthly financial package.
  • Analyze and report monthly expense variances.
  • Complete monthly balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Assist with external Corporate reporting (monthly, quarterly and annual).
  • Assist in the preparation of the annual budget.
  • Assist with internal and external audit process.
  • Assist in various process improvement projects.
  • Complete training requirements as directed.
  • Various other duties as assigned.

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Detail Oriented, self-starter, and strong organizational skills.
  • Exceptional problem solving, analytical, and technical skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles including Generally Accepted Accounting principles.
  • Must be able to adapt to new and different computer programs/software to enable efficient data gathering and analysis.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance is required.
  • 5+ years’ experience, preferably in the professional services industry.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Power Point.
  • Ability to utilize various software programs to maintain accurate records and generate reports.

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)

Why Work Here?

Exciting Opportunity!

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."


Bridgeport, CT