Staff Accountant

Hartford , CT Permanent / Annual


Manufacturer in the greater Hartford, CT area is now hiring a Staff Accountant,

Great opportunity for growth and upward mobility!

Compiles and sorts documents such as invoices, checks and substantiating business transactions.

Ensures financial transactions match with the general ledger and financial spreadsheets.

Audits invoices, researches discrepancies, and approves for payment.

Investigates problems that vendors or purchasing agents have with obtaining payments for bills.

Computes and records charges, refunds, costs of lost or damaged goods, freight charges, rentals, etc.

Prepares and reviews vouchers, invoices, checks, account statements, reports.

Assists with reconciliation of general ledger accounts with various registers.

Assist with reconciliation of bank statements.

Assist with monitoring loans, accounts payable and accounts receivable to ensure that payments are up to date.

Reconciles report discrepancies and problems.

Reviews, balances and interprets computer reports.

Assist employees, vendors, or customers by answering questions related to accounts, procedures and services.

Complete sales and use tax returns for multiple states monthly, quarterly and annually.

Process weekly payroll and associated reports.

Process Intercompany Accounts Payable.

Create AIA pay forms for customers.

Generate and process month-end journal entries.

Assist with gathering information for year-end audits.

Track and record Fixed Assets.

Act as back-up processing role for general Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and Cash Reporting role.


Bachelor's degree

2+ years as a staff Accountant.

Knowledge of accounting software (database software; spreadsheet software and word processing software)

o Knowledge of EPICOR software a plus.


About Criterion Executive Search, Inc.

For 41 years Criterion Executive Search has been recognized as one of the nation’s leading executive staffing and recruiting firms. As one of Tampa, FL first recruiting & staffing agencies we have been privileged to work with leading companies throughout the state of Florida. Those same strategic partnerships have allowed us to perfect our personalized, life-cycle approach to placing the ideal candidates with their ideal companies.

Our innovative individualized placement strategies allow us to match Finance & Accounting professionals with companies throughout the country, and beyond. Each of our job placement specialists has a minimum of two years in the recruiting industry and an average of nearly 15 years of experience. Each recruiter has their own, personal, and direct experiences within their specialization.

You may expect complete confidentiality at all times during the hiring process; a key element to the success of our business. In today's age we understand that our client's privacy is of the utmost importance.

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Job Id Number : 9742
Staffing Industry : Finance & Accounting
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