Accountant Jobs in Newark, 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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  • Merchant Industry LLC
  • Queens Village, NY
  • 2 days ago

Keywords: Senior Accountant, Location: Astoria, NY - 11106 Recommended Skills Balance Sheet General Ledger Fixed Asset Accruals Variance Generally Accepted Accounting Principles...

Senior Tax Accountant

  • Jetblue Airways Corporation
  • New York, NY
  • 2 days ago

of general ledger accounts Maintain technical tax skills pertinent to the position Support continuous improvements in tax processes to gain efficiency and ensure quality....

Staff Accountant Qualifications: 1+ year of General Ledger Accounting and Payroll Processing experience. Prior experience with Payroll Processing platforms such as Paylocity....

Property Accountant - Commercial

  • Atlantic Group - New Jersey
  • Iselin, NJ
  • 1 day ago

, Expense and Tax accounting, electronic banking functions, processing wires, supervising cash activity of staff, Lease Accounting, Forecasts and re-projections, Process Property Month End Closings,...

Senior Accountant Remote

  • It Associates
  • New York, NY
  • 2 days ago

o Month End Close o Year end Audit Recommended Skills Bank Reconciliation Business Process Improvement Finance Forecasting Tax Strategies Microsoft Excel Apply to this job....

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  • Mfund Distributors Llc
  • New York, NY
  • 2 days ago

What youll do: As an Accountant, you will be responsible for assisting with the financial reporting, month-end closing process, financial statement review, monthly account analysis, and account reconciliations...

Real Estate Accountant

  • New York, NY
  • 2 days ago

Assist with month-end close procedures and preparation of financial reports. Perform bank reconciliations and cash management responsibilities. Assist with review of commercial and retail leases....

Accountant - Remote

  • JLL
  • Parsippany, NJ
  • 7 hours ago

that balance sheet reconciliations are completed in a timely and accurate manner Reporting Assist in producing timely and accurate monthly financial statements and provide variance analysis on information...

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Senior Staff Accountant

  • Sheltering Arms
  • New York, NY
  • 7 hours ago

Prepare various journal entries including those to record payroll benefit payments, 403b and union dues....


  • Bright Power
  • New York, NY
  • 7 hours 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....

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Staff Accountant

  • Arch Capital Group Ltd.
  • Jersey City, NJ
  • 5 hours 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
  • 5 hours 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...

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Senior Inventory Accountant Analyst

  • BMW NA
  • Woodcliff Lake, NJ
  • 15 hours ago

Description: The Senior Inventory Accountant Analyst ensures the financial statements of BMW Group subsidiaries are prepared in accordance with the applicable reporting principles (IFRS) and eGAAP providing...

Tax Accountant II, Personal Tax Solutions

  • Bank of America Corporation
  • Glen Rock, NJ
  • 5 hours 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...

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Newark, NJ

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Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Accountant positions

  • Wafra Capital Partners
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  • Prudential
  • Broadridge
  • PGIM Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc.
  • DNV GL
  • Danaher
  • Atlas Data Systems
  • Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc
  • New Relic Inc.
  • Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Newark, 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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