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Staff Accountant

  • Ref: 286277
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Location: Tarrytown, NY
  • Industry: Consumer Products Manufacturers
  • Job Level: Experienced Non-Manager
  • Pay: $50,000.00 - $55,000.00

Opportunity Description

Experienced Retail Staff Accountant needed for expanding international consumer products corporation located in the mid-Westchester area. This position is responsible for ensuring that general ledgers and sub ledgers accounts are maintained in a timely manner to ensure all transactions are properly recorded for all of North America Retail.

Job Duties

  • Prepares and records journal entries 
  • Reconcile sales to bank transactions for all of US retail stores 
  • Research and follow up with retail charge back transactions 
  • Reconcile general ledger entries in ERP system; JD Edwards 
  • Research variances in order to identify efficient ways to resolve discrepancies 
  • Works with team to streamline processes 
  • Assist with special projects as needed or directed 


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting is required 

Experience & Skills Required

  • At least 3 years of experience in accounting specifically with monthly closings and the preparation of various reports on Excel 
  • Experience with JD Edwards or similar ERP system 
  • Strong analytical and math problem solving skills 
  • Ability to analyze problems, to compile data, in order to reach a logical conclusion based on facts 
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment