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Staff Accountant

Kelly Services
East Windsor, NJ 08520
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My name is George Rogers and I am a Recruiter with Kelly Services, Inc., a Fortune 500 workforce solutions company. We are currently seeking to fill a **Staff Accountant** position in **East Windsor, NJ.** I have attached the details of the opportunity below:





**Duration: 6 months, with potential for extension**



**Pay Rate: $35.00 - $40.00/HOUR**





**Description:**



The primary functions of this role are in the areas of general accounting, fixed asset accounting, lease accounting, BS reconciliations, and any other projects that may be assigned. The role will have significant involvement with business process management services partner. The Staff Accountant will play an important role in continually striving for resource optimization within the team.





The Staff Accountants primary responsibilities include managing the monthly close process for Fixed Assets, reviewing and confirming the accuracy of various monthly reports issued by the Record to Report team, preparing BS account reconciliations, and reviewing and auditing BS account reconciliations prepared by other personnel. Additionally, the Staff Accountant will be assigned ad hoc projects.





Day to day activities will include training, support, and oversight of a team of two to three offshore resources. Activities will also include responding to requests from internal and external auditors, and from departments within company: Tax, Treasury, FP&A, Business Units, and the Controllers office.





**Essential Accountability / Percent of Time:**




+ 35% - Review of the work produced by the R2R Team, including review of balance sheet reconciliations and month end journal entries.

+ 20% - Driving process improvements and operational efficiencies in the general accounting function

+ 20% - Managing the month end process and accounting calculations.

+ 15% - Support general accounting activities for Leases and Intangible Assets.

+ 10% - Special Projects Completes as assigned to meet business needs.





**Other Required Accountabilities:**




+ Involvement in quarterly SOX reporting cycle

+ Involvement in all internal & external audits

+ Variance analysis and close collaboration with Finance & Tax





**Knowledge & Experience:**




+ Bachelors Degree in accounting. MA or CPA preferred

+ Minimum 3 to 5 years of experience

+ Strong understanding of US GAAP

+ Strong analytical skills and judgment

+ Team-oriented, able to work well across the organization as a business partner

+ Strong system skills.

+ Proven record of meeting deadlines and the ability to react to changing business requirements

+ Ability to complete financial analysis with minimal supervision

+ Proficient in Microsoft Excel

+ Hands-on, Detail-oriented.

+ Excellent communication skills, written and verbal, with the ability to clearly communicate issues to all levels of management.





**Digital Skills/Capabilities:**




+ Strong Excel modelling skills, including VLOOKUP formulas and experience working with Pivot Tables and Macros.

+ Knowledge of Oracle R12 is essential.

+ Knowledge of Dells Toad for Oracle and IBMs TM1 applications is preferred.





**Competencies:**




+ Ability to do a critical review of balance sheet reconciliations and provide meaningful feedback on accuracy & quality.

+ Ability to identify & drive process improvements relating to both onshore & offshore general accounting activities.

+ Ability to apply US GAAP to the areas of: Intangible Assets, Capital Leases, and PP&E.

+ Should be able to build relationships in a multi-cultural environment.







****Important information** : This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Please submit your resume to be considered for this position by pressing the SUBMIT RESUME button below. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position **(** George.Rogers@kellyservices.com **),** **however,** your resume should be uploaded via the **_SUBMIT RESUME_** button included within**




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



With Kelly, accounting and finance professionals like you will have access to some of the worlds most respected companiesproviding you with challenging, high-visibility projects that can transform your career. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 5,500 finance and accounting professionals last year. Let us help advance your career today.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.



Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2020-01-10 Expires: 2020-02-10

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