Bookkeeper Jobs in New Jersey

Oversee the general ledger. Bookkeepers—also called bookkeeping clerks—are responsible for making the organization’s financial transactions, balancing company accounts, preparing bank deposits, and delivering accounting reports. They maintain records related to accounts payable and receivable, expenditures, receipts, and profit and loss.

Because many bookkeeping functions are performed electronically, these employees must be proficient with computers. The profession requires a strong understanding of accounting software used to record and analyze financial data, such as QuickBooks or Sage.

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Hudson County Community College - Jersey City, NJ
Month-End Closing Work with Business Office accountants to record and report Workforce Development revenue for month-end closing....
3 days ago
Ridgefield Park, NJ
accounts) -Annual review of general ledger; year-end journal entry postings to prepare books and records for tax accountants....
2 days ago
Miller Logistics - Cranbury, NJ
to the proper general ledger accounts, answer all vendor inquiries General Accounting 1099s, Sales Tax, ACA, Special Projects Support Controller Good verbal/written communication skills Ability to...
2 days ago
Crunch - East Windsor, NJ
We are a growing franchise in health and fitness industry seeking a part time Bookkeeping Associate who loves numbers and fitness....
1 day ago
Lawrence, NJ
Bookkeeper Job Employer Name: SpiderID: 11727692 Location: Lawrence, New Jersey Date Posted: 12/1/2021 Wage: $25 - $27 per hour Category: Building Trades/Construction Job Code: 372708 Job Description...
19 hours ago
Accounting Now - Lawrence, NJ
Medical Benefits/Life Insurance will start 30 days after permanent hire. 401k would be available 60 days after hire Recommended Skills Accounts Receivable Bookkeeping Debits And Credits Bank Reconciliations...
3 days ago
Randstad - Mountain Lakes, NJ
Ledger Financial Statements Accounts Receivable Accounts Payable Bank Reconciliations Education High School Qualifications Years of experience: 5 years Experience level:Experienced Shift: First Working...
1 day ago
Firstservice Residential - Toms River, NJ
Statements Review and verify accuracy Correspond with Staff Accountant regarding necessary adjustments and journal entries Meet with Treasurer to review financials Assist Board / Management with Budget...
2 days ago
Parsippany, NJ
Records all receipts and posts to general ledger Reconciles monthly bank statement Provides monthly and yearly financial statements....
2 days ago
Ultimate - Paramus, NJ
Bookkeeper Ultimate Paramus, NJ Full Time $40,000 - $55,000/Year Job Details Company Overview Our client, an automotive parts supplier in Paramus, NJ, is seeking a Bookkeeper for their team!...
3 days ago
BOSCIA AND BOSCIA PC LLC - Old Bridge, NJ
### Job DescriptionBookkeeping & Data Entry along with various administrative tasks### Company DescriptionBookkeeping, Data Entry, & Tax Preparation
3 days ago
Talent Care - Ewing, NJ
Apply Now Why Youll Love This Job We have a part-time opening for a bookkeeper in our Ewing, NJ location....
3 days ago
PKF O'Connor Davies TalentConnect - Franklin Lakes, NJ
statements Qualifications: Associate or Bachelor degree in accountingMinimum 5 years of experience in general bookkeeping functions and payrollMinimum 3 years of experience with QuickBooks (desktop...
3 days ago
Randstad - Jersey City, NJ
Ledger Financial Statements Bank Reconciliations Bookkeeping (3 years of experience is required) Accounting (3 years of experience is required) Excel (3 years of experience is required) GAAP Verbal...
3 days ago
South Bound Brook, NJ
-65k Role is fully in office Responsibilities: AP AR Month end close Account reconcilations Expense reports Requirements: No degree required Experienced in bookkeeping/accounting...
4 days ago

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Bookkeeper Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Xero Course for small businesses or Bookkeepers
Are you struggling to understand Xero/Bookkeeping or are not sure if you are doing your accounts correctly or maybe you are new to accounting/bookkeeping and would like to enrol on a structured,...

QuickBooks Online for Beginners: Small Business & Bookkeeper
**Course Updated**April 2021 - QuickBooks Online - Advanced Topics addedIf you're brand new to QuickBooks and specifically, QuickBooks Online, then this is the course for you!In this QuickBooks...

Intuit Bookkeeping
Whether you are starting out or looking for a career change, the Intuit Bookkeeping Professional Certificate prepares you for a variety of jobs in public accounting, private industry, government,...

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Salary for Bookkeeper Jobs in New Jersey

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

$45,923

Highest Education Level

Bookkeepers in New Jersey offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (44.7%)
  • Master's Degree (15.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.0%)
  • High School or GED (14.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.9%)
  • Some College (1.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.6%)
  • Some High School (0.4%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Bookkeepers in New Jersey
  • Less than 1 year (29.7%)
  • 4-6 years (24.0%)
  • 2-4 years (22.2%)
  • 1-2 years (21.3%)
  • None (2.5%)
  • 6-8 years (0.3%)