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Accounting Consultant

Company: Aston Carter
Location: Jersey City
Posted on: March 11, 2023

Job Description:

One of Aston Carter's top clients in the technology/consumer products industry is seeking a talented Accounting Consultant to join their accounting team for a special project! This team consists of 5+ talented professionals and the company prides itself on flexibility and opportunity, in addition to being one of the fastest growing in the state. The company has one of the best team cultures around and is looking for an outgoing individual to add to that. Please see below for further details! Company Highlights:

  • Excellent opportunity to gain experience with a rapidly expanding company in the tech industry
  • Company experienced a very strong financial year in 2022
  • Fantastic work culture, flexibility and low turnover rate
  • Ability to work with key leaders in the accounting/finance department and leave a lasting impact!
  • Work 100% remotely from the comfort of your own homeJob Description:
    • The goal of the project is to present previous two-year financial statements, down to Gross Profit, for the Managed Service division of the company.
    • This will include representing each practice area's Gross Profit.
      • There are 20 practice areas in the business.
      • The emphasis will be on cost of goods sold review, which will include reviewing historical bills, tracing back where they were presented, reviewing if classification was appropriate and if not reclassifying the costs to the appropriate practice area and period it belongs
      • Validating and/or restating the cost accruals made to the business on a month to month basis
      • Ability to consume large data set (general ledger), and restate financial results while maintaining integrity of the original reported information
      • Ability to track findings and conclusions in a summarized manner
      • Ability to effectively communicate in a direct manner with operations and management
      • Ability to research history in multiple accounting systems (SAGE, QuickBooks, NetSuite)
      • Ability to translate management recommendations to financial statement impact (balance sheet and P&L)
      • Clear and concise documentation to track financial statement impact of recommendations
      • Meet with management on a bi-weekly basis to discuss progressQualifications/Skills:
      • Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Accounting, Finance, or related field
      • Strong Excel skills (VLOOKUPs & Pivot Tables for creation of reports and files)
      • 5+ years of accounting experience
      • Experience with researching and analyzing prior year financial statements and restructuring them in a new, usable format
      • Ability to consume large data set (general ledger), and restate financial results while maintaining integrity of the original reported information
      • Experience working in a product driven industry with multiple entities/divisions/practices/etc.
      • Strong understanding of matching revenues with expenses
      • Strong written and oral communication skillsDetails/Additional Information:
        • This position will be a 100% remote role for the entire duration.
        • This role will be aligned to the East Coast time zone and candidates must be able to work 8:30am-5:30pm EST Monday-Friday.Please apply today for IMMEDIATE consideration, as we are looking to set up interviews and make a hiring decision by the end of the week! About Aston Carter: Please Note: Scammers are posing as Aston Carter. We'll never contact you via Gmail, Telegram, or WhatsApp and we'll never solicit money from you. At Aston Carter, we're dedicated to expanding career opportunities for the skilled professionals who power our business. Our success is driven by the talented, motivated people who join our team across a range of positions - from recruiting, sales and delivery to corporate roles. As part of our team, employees have the opportunity for long-term career success, where hard work is rewarded and the potential for growth is limitless. Established in 1997, Aston Carter is a leading staffing and consulting firm, providing high-caliber talent and premium services to more than 7,000 companies across North America. Spanning four continents and more than 200 offices, we extend our clients' capabilities by seeking solvers and delivering solutions to address today's workforce challenges. For organizations looking for innovative solutions shaped by critical-thinking professionals, visit . Aston Carter is a company within Allegis Group, a global leader in talent solutions. The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call or email for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

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