Junior Accountant

New York Permanent
  • Well known consumer goods business based in New York
  • Are looking for an Junior Accountant to join the team

About Our Client

Well known consumer goods business based in New York.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

Description

The key responsibilities entail;

  • Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
  • Update accounts payable and performs reconciliations.
  • Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements, and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines
  • Assist with reviewing of expenses, payroll records, etc. as assigned
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed.
  • Prepare and submit weekly/monthly reports.
  • Assist senior accountants in the preparation of yearly closings
  • Assist with other accounting projects



The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have;

  • Proven experience as a junior accountant
  • Excellent organizing abilities
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good with numbers and figures and an analytic acumen
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office and familiarity with relevant computer software (e.g., SAP)
  • Qualifications (ACA, ACCA, or CIMA) is a plus
  • BSc/Ba in accounting, finance, or relevant field

What's on Offer

A competitive hourly rate and benefits package.

Contact
Katelyn Hardie
Quote job ref
JN-012022-4568791

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Accountant/Bookkeeper
Industry
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
New York
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Katelyn Hardie
Job Reference
JN-012022-4568791