Our client, a leading retail brand, is looking for a contract Staff Analyst to join their team for a long term assignment. The Staff Analyst, MP Accounting, is an integral part of the Merchandise Payable Department.
Job Responsibilities Include:
This position provides accounting support for Merchandise Payable activity and will perform pre-close, close and post-close activities to ensure accuracy of merchandise payable liabilities and variance reporting.
During the month, the Staff Analyst will perform PO research to identify the population which can be financially closed because all expected cost components have been booked.
At month end, they will be responsible for specific balance sheet accounts and their related activity.
They will be expected to process journal entries, perform sub-ledger reconciliations and validate all to the general ledger.
Job Qualifications Include:
Prior Accounting or Analyst experience, 2-3 years minimum
Able to work in fast paced, deadline driven environment
Excellent attention to detail and accuracy