New Jersey Resources Staff Accountant II in Wall, New Jersey

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Req #421

Staff Accountant II


Full Time

Thursday, October 4, 2018

New Jersey Resources (NJR) is seeking a Staff Accountant II to perform a variety of accounting responsibilities related to monthly financial closings in support of the non-regulated business entities of NJR as directed.

Major Responsibilities• Prepare monthly journal entries and lead financial close process for assigned lines of business as directed by supervisor• Lead the preparation of quarterly and annual disclosures for inclusion in the 10-Q and 10-K• Prepare complex spreadsheet schedules to ensure balance reconciliation between data systems• Support financial and accounting managers in a variety of complex functions• Support supervisor in financial statement analysis process• Prepare monthly account reconciliations and analysis as required• Develop and manager effective business unit relationships• Maintain internal control/Sarbanes-Oxley compliance documentation• Provide support to external audit for quarterly and annual requests• Assist in the preparation of annual reports for businesses as assigned• Provide additional accounting support to enhance the business decision process as needed• Lead initiatives to proactively address problems, challenges and changes while presenting manager with viable, practical and creative suggestions and solutionsPosition Specifications• Bachelors of Science in Accounting/Finance is required; Certified Public Accountant is preferred• 4+ years accounting experience required• Strong organizational and communication skills required• Ability to take on additional responsibilities as needed as well as the ability to work independently and manage priorities with minimal guidance• High degree of expertise with Microsoft Excel and query tools required• Knowledge and experience with JD Edwards, IBM Cognos, and prior energy industry experience preferred

New Jersey Resources is 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