Staff Accountant in Parsippany at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 7/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Opportunity | Staff Accountant  


As a Staff Accountant within our Corporate Accounting, you will be maintaining and overseeing the maintenance of accounts and records in such areas as disbursements, expenses, tax payments, and income. This is a great opportunity to enhance your accounting skills in a stable and exciting environment! 


Your Challenge



  • Examines assigned accounting documents to verify accuracy of computations and uniform application of policies, procedures and acceptable accounting standards.

  • Review and verify accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.

  • Prepare income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements, and other accounting statements and reports.

  • May design, modify, install, and/or maintain general accounting systems to provide records of assets, liabilities and financial statements.

  • Reviews, coordinates and provides documentation to support various internal and external audit requirements.

  • May perform statistical analyses to determine trends, estimates, and significant changes, and writes narrative reports explaining findings.

Your Expertise



  • BS/BA Degree in Accounting

  • 2-3 years Accounting experience

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

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.