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Sr. Accountant

at RCN Corporation

Posted: 4/24/2019
Job Reference #: *0E03ECB2967B441F
Keywords: accounting

Job Description

Requisition Number
19-0126

Post Date
4/17/2019

Title
Sr. Accountant

City
Princeton

State
NJ

Description

We are looking for a Senior Accountant to support our general ledger accounting operations. The ideal candidate will have at least four years of combined month end close experience and at a global, public traded organization and big four experience. The position is based in Princeton, NJ.

Responsibilities

  • Execution of monthly and quarterly close, ensuring accurate results are delivered on time for reporting in accordance with US GAAP
  • Prepare journals, accounts reconciliation and fluctuation analysis.
  • Help lead the implementation of best practices on general ledger team to simplify, standardize and scale our business and global RTR organization
  • Support external and audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibility and help develop/refine RTR accounting processes and procedures
  • Work cross functionally with Finance, Legal, AP, Payroll, FP&A, Tax and various business owners on policies, processes, and help drive key system initiatives and improvements
  • Mentor, teach and review the work of other supporting members of the accounting team
  • Other responsibilities include but are not limited to participate in special projects, system enhancements or ad hoc analyses as assigned


Requirements

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting with CPA
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience with minimum of 3 years from Big Four
  • Related month close or GL experience with global, public traded company preferred
  • Experience with major ERP system (Great Plains) preferred
  • Excellent time and self-management skills, ability to prioritize and multitask to meet deadlines required
  • Strong Excel skills, and be comfortable with extremely large data volume
  • Proven ability to succeed in a fast paced and constantly changing environment a plus
  • Ability to travel as required

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