Accountant Jobs in Fairfield, NJ

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

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Accountant

  • Bright Power
  • New York, NY
  • 2 days ago

Primary Responsibilities Assist in the month end close. Responsibilities include but are not limited to creating general entries, keeping track of prepaid expenses, depreciation, and amortization....

Staff Accountant

  • Arch Capital Group Ltd.
  • Jersey City, NJ
  • 2 days ago

of sub-ledgers to general ledger Correspond with Agents on discrepancies regarding premiums, cash payments, and commission differences....

Program Accountant

  • Arch Capital Group Ltd.
  • New York, NY
  • 2 days ago

of sub-ledgers to general ledger Correspond with brokers on discrepancies regarding premiums, cash payments, commission differences etc Prepare manual adjustments for Quarter Closing process Produce...

Accountant, Private Division & Corporate

  • Take-Two Interactive Software
  • New York, NY
  • 2 days ago

What You'll Take On: Perform complex general accounting functions including the preparation and review of monthly journal entries, analyses and balance sheet account reconciliations Analyze and reconcile...

Senior Accountant

  • Rho
  • New York, NY
  • 2 days ago

Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Accuracy and attention to detail Ability to stay organized and prioritize deadlines in fast paced environment Advanced MS Excel skills including pivot tables and...

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Tax Accountant II, Personal Tax Solutions

  • Bank of America Corporation
  • Glen Rock, NJ
  • 2 days ago

Job Description: Personal Tax Accountant II, Personal Tax Solutions (PTS) Overall Description Provide technical tax expertise to meet the needs of clients in support of the integrated delivery of products...

Program Accountant

  • Arch Capital Group Ltd.
  • Jersey City, NJ
  • 2 days ago

of sub-ledgers to general ledger Correspond with brokers on discrepancies regarding premiums, cash payments, commission differences etc Prepare manual adjustments for Quarter Closing process Produce...

Senior Program Accountant

  • Mitchell/Martin Inc.
  • Jersey City, NJ
  • 1 day ago

of sub-ledgers to general ledger Correspond with brokers on discrepancies regarding premiums, cash payments, commission differences etc Prepare manual adjustments for Quarter Closing process Produce...

Revenue Accountant (REMOTE)

  • Axon
  • New York City, NY
  • 1 day ago

entries to ensure the appropriate revenue and cost treatments You will identify Multiple-Element Arrangements, and perform revenue allocations in accordance with GAAP You will interact with the Sales...

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Senior Accountant

  • Live Nation, Inc
  • New York, NY
  • 1 day ago

Responsibilities: The Senior Accountant will support many financial aspects of the company, including but not limited to: Accounts receivable Accounts payable Statement reconciliations Financial data...

Senior Staff Accountant [REMOTE/ Promo Med Ed/HCP Ad Agency

  • GLE Creative Talent Inc.
  • New York, NY
  • 2 days ago

Educational seminars, breakfast, and other perks have been great The Role You will Play Prepare monthly bank reconciliations, s upport month-end and year-end close process Record journal entries, including...

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Accountant

  • GFC
  • New York, NY
  • 2 days ago

Daily accounting activities (e.g., general ledger maintenance, accounting statement and financial report preparation) in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP); familiar with...

Revenue Accountant (REMOTE)

  • Axon
  • New York, NY
  • 1 day ago

entries to ensure the appropriate revenue and cost treatments You will identify Multiple-Element Arrangements, and perform revenue allocations in accordance with GAAP You will interact with the Sales...

Remote Work

Senior Property Accountant - Commercial

  • Executive Alliance
  • Bronx, NY
  • 1 day ago

Job Description: Salary : $110000 - $120000 Financial statement preparation & analysis Workpapers Calculation of escalations and CAM General ledger maintenance Fixed assets Budgets and forecasts Special...

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Accountants in Fairfield, NJ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.4%)
  • Master's Degree (27.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

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