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Staff Accountant

Employer
COFACE NORTH AMERICA INSURANCE
Location
Princeton, USA
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Jul 29, 2024

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Job Function
Accounting/Audit/Tax
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Job Details

Level
Experienced

Job Location
New Jersey - Princeton, NJ

Remote Type
N/A

Position Type
Full Time

Education Level
4 Year Degree

Salary Range
Undisclosed

Travel Percentage
Undisclosed

Job Shift
Undisclosed

Job Category
Undisclosed

The Job

This individual will fill a key role within the accounting group. The position will support various aspects of finance and accounting for the company. The successful candidate will need to be effective and experienced in the general accounting function. The position requires solid accounting experience combined with analytical skill. The candidate will fit well in an environment that rewards bright, self-starting, energetic, focused individuals with ever-increasing responsibility and challenge. The candidate will need to process strong problem solving skills, work ethic, organizational skills, and attention to detail, and ability to work with others. This position will support various aspects of the financial cycle including, but not limited to assisting in various audits and monitoring various metrics of the business to aide in monthly and/or quarterly reporting. This position also requires general accounting responsibilities, including journal entries, intercompany transactions, account reconciliations and accruals.

Main Responsibilities of this position include:
  • Review accounting documents to ensure accuracy of information and calculations and make or direct corrective entries.
  • Monitor the financial activity on assigned programs and prepare expenditure reports.
  • Preparation and distribution of Turnover Reports/Schedules in preparation for forecast/budget.
  • Complete worksheets needed for Statutory Reporting.
  • Assist in audit mid-year and year end audit request for journal entries, cash and intercompany sampling, etc.
  • Record accruals, prepaid and prepare various kinds of reconciliation.
  • Ensure compliance with regulations and procedures as laid down by Coface and external regulators, adhere to and respect the IT Security policies.

Education

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

Experience:

Minimum 2-5 years' experience performing professional accounting work

The Candidate
  • The successful Staff Accountant candidate will:
  • Have excellent skills in Excel and knowledge of Oracle Financial (knowledge of Access is a plus)
  • Be results driven and customer oriented
  • Be a Team Player who organized and collaborates well across the company's international and diverse community.
  • Be capable of delivering data and information completely and accurately.
  • Understand the company's structure, rules and the general environment in which the company operates.
  • Provide accurate and factual financial analysis
  • Have the ability to deal with numerous deadlines at the same time and work independently
  • Possess strong inter-personal skills and will work well with others
  • Have a strong attention to detail

Education

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

Experience:

Minimum 2-5 years' experience performing professional accounting work

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