Junior Accountant

Recruiter
American Specialties, Inc.
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 21, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Accounting
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Responsible for the general accounting function including preparing journal entries, maintaining balance sheet schedules and ledgers and account and bank reconciliations. Assisting with monthly closings and account analysis and supporting the senior accountant in carrying out the responsibilities of the accounting department. Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities prepare journal entries complete general ledger operations monthly closings and preparation of monthly financial statements reconcile and maintain balance sheet accounts draw up monthly financial reports prepare analysis of accounts as requested assist with year end closings administer accounts receivable and accounts payable prepare tax computations and returns assist in preparing budgets and forecasts assist with payroll administration monitor and resolve bank issues including fee anomalies and check differences account/bank reconciliations review and process expense reports assist with preparation and coordination of the audit process assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures Education and Experience Bachelor's degree or equivalent knowledge of accounting principles and practices knowledge of finance principles knowledge of financial reporting Knowledge of local, state and federal laws regarding accounting, finances and taxation technical accounting skills previous experience of general accounting proficiency in relevant accounting software Manufacturing background preferred Key Competencies attention to detail and accuracy planning and organizing scheduling and monitoring communication skills problem analysis and problem-solving skills initiative team work confidentiality Proficiency with Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook

Company Description:

AMERICAN SPECIALTIES, INC.

Superior design and the most extensive range of products in the industry - hallmarks of our washroom accessories. Since 1961, ASI has provided thousands of products that have satisfied the most discerning designers and given our customers the peace of mind that, no matter what they build, ASI will have products that will stand the test of time.
ASI's team of quality-conscious individuals operate out of several facilities and are supported by representatives strategically located across the globe to serve your needs. Architects, designers, building owners, facility managers and construction professionals have placed their trust in ASI products for some of the most prestigious projects throughout the world for decades.