Accountant Jobs in New Jersey

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

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Wyndham - Parsippany, NJ
Responsibilities Performing various account reconciliations and managing account reconciliations submitted by satellite offices. Preparing and uploading journal entries during the month end close....
2 days ago
Legend Biotech - Somerset, NJ
Role Overview Accountant will be assisting Accounting team in month end closing responsibilities for various operating entities and holding companies....
2 days ago
Lockheed Martin Corporation - Moorestown, NJ
Specific responsibilities include: Assist with month end close process: Preparing and posting of manual journal entries....
15 hours ago
Randolph, NJ
Need an Accountant with experience in construction to handle all office aspects of projects : Contracts, research, insurance, and finance for construction company with clients in locations across the...
1 day ago
Legends Global Merchandise - Oceanport, NJ
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Participate in month-end close activities including the preparation and review of journal entries and review of budget-to-actual reports Prepare and review monthly reconciliations...
1 day ago
Chelten House Products - Bridgeport, NJ
Extensive knowledge of cost accounting practices including account reconciliation, cost analysis, month-end close and fully absorbed costing....
1 day ago
Duff & Phelps - Morristown, NJ
Proficient computer skills in general ledger and windows applications such as Microsoft Office products - Excel, Microsoft Outlook....
Remote Work
4 hours ago
Centrastate Healthcare System - Freehold, NJ
Prepares accurate financial statements in accordance with GAAP and within the necessary time frames....
2 days ago
Resorts Casino Hotel - Atlantic City, NJ
. ** Responsibilities Performs accountant analyses. Responsible for preparing and inputting journal entries. Prepares cash and credit card reconciliations....
1 day ago
The Judge Group - Bridgewater, NJ
ledger, and a/p). - Familiarity with automated tax systems....
21 hours ago
Cozen O'Connor - Merchantville, NJ
Reconciliation/analysis of various balance sheet and income statement general ledger accounts. Assist with various year-end accounting activities....
7 hours ago
State Street Bank - Newark, NJ
STATE STREET Fund Accountant (Luxembourg And Switzerland), Remote, Associate 1 7 days agoNewark, NJ ABOUT US State Street is a leading provider of financial services to institutional investors around...
Remote Work
3 hours ago
Creative Financial Staffing LLC - Newark, NJ
Cost Accountant - SAP ImplementationAbout the company* Our client is a stable and growing food manufacturing firm located in Newark, New Jersey....
2 days ago
State Street Bank - Newark, NJ
What you will be responsible for Preparing financial statements for annual and interim reporting cycles Preparing and completing first draft of audited annual and unaudited interim financial statements...
Remote Work
2 days ago
Parsippany, NJ
Project Accountant - Parsippany Vaco Staffing Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ Full Time Job Details Company Overview Project Accounting Coordinator: Temp to Perm, $60-$70 for salary Mostly remote for now,...
2 days ago

Demographic Data for New Jersey

Moving to New Jersey? Find some basic demographic data about New Jersey below.


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Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Accountant in the Business Environment
The purpose of this course is to develop your knowledge and understanding of how accounting relates to other parts of a business and the business environment. The course will seek to develop an...

Interview Skills for Accountants
We accountants are more project geeks than natural performers. We tend to prefer task lists to presenting and that means we are not always at our best in an interview situation. This course is...

ERPGulf training for accountants.
You will learn how to use an ERP system in a company for Accounting, sales, Purchase, HR, Payroll, Asset, HelpdeskThis course will prepare an accountant/auditor/business-owner to use ERPGulf and...

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in New Jersey

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in New Jersey as reported by the BLS.

$83,168

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in New Jersey offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.3%)
  • Master's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Accountants in New Jersey
  • 2-4 years (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.4%)
  • None (7.8%)
  • 1-2 years (7.0%)
  • 6-8 years (6.1%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 10+ years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

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