Accountant, Staff in Paramus at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 1/15/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description


The Opportunity- Staff Accountant



Develop, interpret and implement financial concepts for financial planning and control. Perform technical analysis to determine present and future financial performance. Gather, analyze, prepare and summarize recommendations for financial plans, and operating forecasts. Perform economic research and studies in the areas of rates of return, depreciations, working capital requirements, investment opportunities, investment performance and impact of governmental requirements.



Your Challenge




  • Prepare and analyze month-end financial reports; reviewing for accuracy or omissions, reporting findings to management and alert management to significant variances to plan and forecast.

  • Perform ad-hoc reporting and analysis as required

  • Responsible to adhere to compliance requirements for applicable regulations, internal controls and Corporate policies and procedures.

  • Coordinates, resolve, and ensure financial compliance with regulatory agencies.

  • Work with business unit managers and leaders regarding financial performance.

  • Assist in documenting and updating accounting policies and procedures.

  • Analyze processes and procedures to identify any opportunities for improving operating efficiencies.

  • Process and maintain general ledger, profit and loss, income and balance sheet statements, and payroll systems.

  • Develop plans including budgets and forecasts.

  • Provide in-depth financial analysis, interpreting results and making recommendations to management.



Your Expertise




  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance

  • CPA Preferred but not required

  • 3-5 years of experience in accounting

  • Experience with General Ledgers and financial reporting

  • Advanced expertise in excel

  • Strong communication skills



This position may require exposure to information that is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.



Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.