Randstad Junior Staff Accountant in New York, New York

Junior Staff Accountant

job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$23 - $25 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, November 26, 2018

  • experience:1 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:446561

  • questions:212-213-3600.

job description

Junior Staff Accountant

job summary:

Are you a BA/BS or MS graduate with 1-2 years of accounting hands-on experience?

Mid-size law firm in Manhattan is looking to add a new team member to its Accounting department on a Contract-to-Hire basis. Great opportunity to join collaborative and fast paced environment.

Great personality and communication skills is a must!

location: New York, New York

job type: Contract

salary: $23 - 25 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 1 Years


  • Monthly recurring journal entries for partner accounting and monthly journal entries for the tax team

  • Preparing and providing cash flows and income verification's letters, including interactions with banks as required.

  • Preparing quarterly reconciliations of partner payroll, overview of compensation and additional payments to partners and partner status.

  • Assist with the preparation of the monthly partner draws/distributions schedules and timely submission to payroll, including reviewing and reconciling withholding payments, foreign exchange rates, personal expenses and preparing journal entries


  • 1-2 years of General Accounting Experience in a professional services or corporate environment.

  • B.A. in Accounting/Finance mandatory.

  • Good Excel Skills (Pivot Tables, V-lookup)

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize to complete time-sensitive tasks.

  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

  • Highly detail-oriented and organized

skills: Excel

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