Staff Accountant

Summary

Title: Staff Accountant
Department: Accounting & Finance
Location: Hoboken, New Jersey
Brief Description: The Staff Accountant will be involved in all aspects of the Accounting department, focusing on the general ledger, including month-end close and assisting with the preparation of financial statements.
Description

About EducationDynamics:

EducationDynamics is the industry leader in helping colleges and universities find the highest quality student prospects to achieve their enrollments goals. As the trusted partner to more than 900 higher educational institutions, EducationDynamics has earned a reputation for providing the resources and expertise required to meet today’s recruitment challenges, delivering inquiry generation and agency level admissions, marketing, retention, and technology solutions to universities across the country. For more information, visit: http://www.educationdynamics.com

About the role:

The Staff Accountant will be involved in all aspects of the Accounting department, focusing on the general ledger, including month-end close and assisting with the preparation of financial statements. He/she will also maintain workpapers to support period ending balances on a monthly basis.

Responsibilities:
  • Maintain assigned balance sheet accounts, including preparation and posting of journal entries and account reconciliations on a monthly basis.
  • Assist in completing month, quarter, and annual closing of the financial books.
  • Summarize the Company financial position, providing P&L, actual to forecast and budget variance explanations, and detailed review of Balance Sheet accounts.
  • Take an active part in various audits to assure productivity, timeliness, and accuracy.
  • Continuously seek and implement cost saving actions that ensure operating excellence in a well-controlled environment.
  • Participate in special projects impacting financial reporting.
  • Handle other duties, as needed.