Accountant

$29,000 - $70,000 yearly
  • The Canna CPAs
  • Fair Lawn, NJ, USA
  • Jun 12, 2022
Full time Accounting Banking Consultant Pharmaceutical Professional Services

Job Description

Accountant

We are looking for an experienced Accountant to join our Fair Lawn, NJ firm. You’ll be responsible for preparing, reviewing and analyzing financial reports and work papers for our cannabis clients nationwide. Our ideal candidate has in-depth knowledge or familiarity with bookkeeping, auditing and accounting work papers. Previous work experience required. Ultimately, you will play a vital role in our clients’ financial operations, ensuring compliance with the law, accuracy in accounting, and that hearing to our strategic processes.

 

Responsibilities

    • Organize and update financial records as needed (digital and physical)

    • Analyze transactions and prepare reports; review bookkeepers’ financials and make the necessary and appropriate adjustments

    • Perform regular, detailed analyses to ensure accuracy in financial documents

    • Ensure proper treatment of accounting transactions in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

    • Responsible for accurate and timely completion of balance sheet reconciliations

    • Prepare GAAP depreciation schedules with corresponding useful life

    • Prepare and maintain GAAP work papers, absorption accounting workpapers, and proprietary analysis work papers

    • Perform calculations and prepare journal entries to facilitate strategies within the confines of IRC 280 E

    • Keep company financial information confidential

    • Stay informed on industry developments and changes in regulations

Skills

    • Proven work experience as an Accountant
    • Thorough knowledge of accounting and financial procedures
    • Understanding and experience with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
    • Experience with QuickBooks and Microsoft Office
    • Excellent analytical skills with an attention to detail
    • Integrity, with an ability to handle confidential information
    • BS degree in Accounting and/or a CPA certification a plus

 

Please be advised that this is a position in our Fair Lawn, NJ office, and it is not a telecommuting job. In order to be considered, please send you a résumé and include your salary requirements.