Accountant Jobs in Trenton, 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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Staff Accountant - Somerset , NJ

  • PIM Brands, Inc. (makers of Welchs fruit snacks and conf
  • Somerset, NJ
  • 1 day ago

Monthly, quarterly, and yearly end duties as assigned (journal entries, variance explanations, etc.) Support cycle count and year end physical inventory and spare parts inventory....

of any errors. 2) Preparation and recording of routine journal entries into LIFE St....

Staff Accountant

  • Hamilton Square, NJ
  • 1 day ago

What you'll do: Strong pro-active participation in monthly, quarterly and annual financial statement closing processes Responsible for the production and analysis of monthly, quarterly, financial statements...

Accountant Hybrid Sap

  • East Windsor, NJ
  • 5 hours ago

adding an SAP Accountant to their team....

Senior Accountant

  • NIKSUN
  • Princeton, NJ
  • 6 hours ago

generally accepted accounting principles....

Senior Accountant

  • Randstad
  • Burlington, NJ
  • 12 hours ago

Oversee the Month-end close process. Fixed asset processing and reporting. Research and reconcile all discrepancies. Assist in the preparation of monthly financial statements....

Accountant

  • East Brunswick, NJ
  • 2 days ago

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ACCOUNTANT: Prepare financial analyses and reports Maintain and reconcile balance sheet and general ledger accounts Perform input, maintenance, and review of financial data Responsible...

Accountant College At

  • Rowan College At Burlington County
  • Mount Laurel, NJ
  • 2 days ago

Accountant Rowan College at Burlington County in Mt....

Accountant - Junior

  • Executive Property Management
  • North Brunswick, NJ
  • 2 days ago

Accepted Accounting Principles Apply to this job....

Staff Accountant

  • Inspire Culture First, LLC
  • Horsham, PA
  • 6 hours ago

statements and reports Perform tax research, including knowledge of the reference sources available to the firm Focus on meeting client expectations and deadlines Recommended Skills Accounting Analytical...

Senior Accountant - Government Savings/Health

  • Ascensus
  • Dresher, PA
  • 2 days ago

Section 1: Position Summary The Senior Staff Accountant is responsible for general ledger month end close process for core Government Savings and Health Savings businesses....

Hedge Fund Accounting Officer

  • Charles River Development
  • Princeton, NJ
  • 1 day ago

Hedge Fund Administration Managers, officers interact with all levels of professionals both internally and externally. Therefore, exceptional interpersonal and communication skills are required....

Prepare journal entries and assist the other accounting teams as needed, analyzing the P&L, preparing financial statements, completing account analysis, investigating variances....

Accountant - Junior - NJ

  • Executive Property Management
  • North Brunswick, NJ
  • 2 days ago

Job Description Preparing and analyzing financial statements Budget preparation Reconciling bank statements Review homeowner accounts and resolve issues via phone Process Accounts Payable invoices and...

Staff Accountant

  • Liberty Personnel
  • Trevose, PA
  • 6 hours ago

Job Details: Staff Accountant The Staff Accountant is in charge of preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation...

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Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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You will learn how to use an ERP system in a company for Accounting, sales, Purchase, HR, Payroll, Asset, HelpdeskThis course will prepare an accountant/auditor/business-owner to use ERPGulf and...

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Trenton, 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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