Junior Accountant

Vanguard business is growing rapidly and we are looking for a Junior Accountant to join our accounting team to help us crunch the numbers and manage the bottom line. This attentive professional will have an eye for detail and be especially adept at reconciling accounting across all aspects of the company.

Requirements

  • Month-end close and financial reporting
  • Assist with Accounts Payable A/P function
  • Preparation and posting of monthly journal entries
  • Prepare and enter entries related to payroll, commissions and benefits
  • Backup to bi-weekly payroll
  • Ensure that the general ledger activity is complete and accurate
  • Perform financial reporting variance analysis
  • Balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Bank account reconciliations
  • Maintain depreciation schedules and asset purchases & disposals
  • Preparation of bids
  • Validate Accounts Payable GL coding
  • Preparation of annual budgets
  • Prepare annual audit schedules
  • Assist in the preparation of the monthly financial package distributed to senior management

Responsibilities

  • Month-end close and financial reporting
  • Preparation and posting of monthly journal entries
  • Prepare and enter entries related to payroll, commissions and benefits
  • Backup to bi-weekly payroll
  • Ensure that the general ledger activity is complete and accurate
  • Perform financial reporting variance analysis
  • Balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Bank account reconciliations
  • Maintain depreciation schedules and asset purchases & disposals
  • Preparation of bids
  • Validate Accounts Payable GL coding
  • Preparation of annual budgets
  • Prepare annual audit schedules
  • Assist in the preparation of the monthly financial package distributed to senior management
  • Ad-hoc projects as assigned by senior management

About Vanguard

Vanguard is an award-winning, integrated marketing communications agency that provides strategic solutions for Creative, Digital and Promo. We are innovative problem solvers, strategic creatives and execution experts who make a real difference for our clients. We are based in New York City with offices in NJ, CT and PA.

Vanguard is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. We are not currently able to sponsor visas. Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

To all recruitment agencies/staffing firms: Vanguard does not accept candidate resumes. Please do not solicit or forward resumes to our employees. Vanguard is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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