New Jersey Resources Jr. Staff Accoutant in Wall, New Jersey

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Req #297

Jr. Staff Accoutant


Full Time

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

New Jersey Resources is seeking a Junior Staff Accountant to support the accounting team with monthly functions including close procedures for New Jersey Natural Gas with responsibilities including monthly account and bank reconciliations. Provide assistance with 10Q, 10K American Gas Association and Board of Public Utilities filings. Evaluate and implement improvements to existing processes ensuring compliance with all internal control measures.

Major Responsibilities:• Prepare monthly journal entries for NJNG as directed.• Prepare monthly account and bank reconciliations.• Coordinate monthly journal clearing process.• Prepare and reconcile contractor invoice payments.• Run the monthly journal clearing process. Review and prepare account variance analysis for work orders and propose corrections as needed.• Maintain and analyze construction deposits and accounts with marketing. • Maintain related Sarbanes-Oxley compliance documentation. • Assist with fulfilling requests from both internal and external auditors.• Review financial statements for completeness, accuracy and compliance using accounting principles. • Fulfill requests for various special projects as needed.

Position Specifications:Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance with zero to two years related experience. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office including Excel and Word. Excellent organizational and communication skills. Experience with J.D. Edwards computer system preferred.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, disability, veteran, or other protected status.


Wall Corporate Office, Wall, New Jersey, United States of America