Robert Half Finance & Accounting Staff Accountant in Edison, New Jersey

A manufacturing company in the Edison, NJ area has an opening for a Staff Accountant. The responsibilities will include but are not limited to: - Record monthly depreciation in Fixed Asset System. - Interfaces with all plant department supervisors for expense analysis. - Responsible for performing ongoing analysis of operation expenses. - Supports cost variance analysis, monthly and YTD. Provide variance explanations for period end. - Support plant budgeting process. - Act as backup for daily inventory reconciliation and capital project administration. - Support analysis of product cost. Analyze product yield and waste. - Monthly, quarterly and yearly end duties as assigned (journal entries, variance explanations, etc.) - Support assigned tasks related to Capital projects / Fixed Assets. Maintain fixed asset records and schedules. - Performs cost accounting activities covering material shrink and yield analysis. - Project work as assigned (Lot Control EAM, etc.). - Support cycle count and year end physical inventory and spare parts inventory. - Ability to multi-task effectively. Flexibility is essential. - Perform ad hoc product/plant analysis to support product costing and to support operations. - Assists in Fixed asset project analysis. - Provide support for annual audit. To apply please email your resume in a Word doc to or call Rich at 732-634-7200.

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Req ID: 02720-125733

Functional Role: Accountant - Staff

Country: USA

State: NJ

City: Edison

Postal Code: 08817

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 per year

Requirements: The ideal candidate will have a Bachelors Degree in Accounting. 1+ years accounting experience in a manufacturing environment preferred. Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. Microsoft Excel at an intermediate level required (spreadsheet and analysis, filters, pivot tables, V look ups, etc.).