Accountant

  • Negotiable
  • Jersey City, NJ, USA Jersey City NJ US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Michael Page International - US
  • 15 Apr 18 2018-04-15

As an Accountant, you will be responsible for providing financial accounting, control, and reporting support for the Capital Markets business.

My client, a leading financial services firm who is looking to add a Junior Accountant to their growing team.

Description

  • Prepare audited financial statements and assist the internal and external audit teams with audit requests for the broker-dealer.
  • Prepare analysis for all balance sheet and P&L accounts along with analytical packages for the control team.
  • Assist with ad-hoc requests from various teams
  • Prepare and record journals for various accruals, prepaids, and settlements.

Profile

Must Have:

  • 2-3 years accounting experience within a Financial Sevices Organization
  • BA degree in Accounting
  • Broker-dealer and US GAAP/IFRS requirements knowledge a plus
  • Strong excel and power point skills

Nice to Have:

  • CPA/Public Accounting
  • VBA excel programming skills

Job Offer

  • Competitive Base and Bonus
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • 401k