Associate Accountant Full-time Job1 month ago - Financial Services - Melville - 200 views
Experience level: Associate
Experience required: 2 Years
Education level: Bachelor’s degree
Job function: Accounting/Auditing
Industry: Medical Devices
Total position: 1
Organizes and maintains the company's business records through preparation of journal entries, reports and detailed analysis of accounts. Associate Accountants are entry-level professionals learning the basic functions of the job role. They receive general instruction on expected work outcomes and use professional education to identify, analyze and resolve issues and interpret company policy. Typically report to Managers, but may report to Supervisors or senior professional individual contributors when business needs dictate.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting required, plus 0-2 years of related experience.
Prepares journal entries and performs account reconciliations or other financial analysis of medium complexity. Identifies account variances, researches discrepancies and determines corrective courses of action. Prepares support documents for internal and external auditors. Performs system testing for upgrades and enhancements to financial systems. May evaluate shared service center accounting processes and suggest opportunities for improvement.
CERTIFICATION(S) & LICENSE(S) (if applicable)
OTHER EXPECTATIONS (including field of education, motor vehicle, travel, OT)
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance with accounting background required.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS & WORK ENVIRONMENT (including bending, twisting, listing, or handling of biological materials or waste)