Staff Accountant

Location: Oceanport, NJ (07757)
Company: RWJBarnabas Health Corporate Services
Industry: Finance
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 5 days ago

The Staff Accountant, under the direction of the Accounting Manager, prepares a variety of financial analyses and reports, for internal and external purposes, as requested monthly, quarterly, and annually.

Essential Functions:

  • Maintains general ledger accounts, creates monthly close journal entries, and completes ad hoc requests as assigned in a timely manner.
  • Prepares complete balance sheet and income statement account analyses, with detailed explanations included, in a timely manner.
  • Provides sufficient and appropriate supporting documentation for all journal entries.
  • Independently identifies, researches, and provides recommendations for resolution to any accounting issues, consistent with a comprehensive understanding of accounting in accordance with GAAP.
  • Provides a sound system of internal assurances and controls for the department.
  • Completes special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Assist with internal and external audits.
  • Reviews lease agreements and ensures financial statement accuracy under ASC 842.
  • Accounting and analysis over the clinical operations of the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor s Degree in Accounting.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensure is preferred, but is not required.
  • A minimum of three years of relevant experience in professional accounting, preferably in a healthcare setting.
  • Demonstrate the ability to prepare, analyze, and maintain various financial reports.
  • Understanding of the relationship between income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and procedures.
  • Team player with excellent oral/written communication skills are essential.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Peoplesoft experience preferred
  • Ability to meet deadlines and to function under minimal direction.
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with a diverse group of business professionals at all levels of the organization including management, physicians, support staff, patients, and customers.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Maintaining strict confidentiality of files and reports.

  • Medical/Dental/Vision plans
  • 401 (k)
  • Vacation/Personal/Holiday/Sick Time Off
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Basic Life & Accidental Death Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts


Web Reference : AJF/355904719-7
Posted Date : Sat, 01 Oct 2022

Please note, to apply for this position you will complete an application form on another website provided by or on behalf of RWJBarnabas Health Corporate Services. Any external website and application process is not under the control or responsibility of Careers 4 Executives

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