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Accountant in Paramus at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 5/27/2019

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Job Description



The Opportunity | Accountant


As a Staff Accountant, you will apply principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports by compiling information and utilizing appropriate accounting control procedures.


This is a great opportunity to enhance your accounting skills in an exciting environment!



Your Challenge:



  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare monthly forecasts.

  • Verify physical inventory and calculate monthly usage.

  • Prepare reconciliations of various balance sheet accounts.

  • Prepare and post month end journal entries

  • Develop a good understanding of the accounting processes involved to drive process improvement

  • May perform analyses to determine trends, estimates, and significant changes, and write narrative reports explaining findings to senior management.



Your Expertise:



  • BS/BA Degree in Accounting with 2 plus years in related Accounting roles or equivalent

  • Knowledge and experience with general ledger, AR, and AP systems.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (including strong knowledge of Excel a must)

  • Strong analytical and communicating skills

  • Self-starter

  • Should have great attitude and willingness to learn and work well with others



This position may require exposure to information which 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.