Staff Accountant - Florham Park, NJ

Maersk Florham Park , NJ 07932

Posted 2 months ago

Staff Accountant

  • Florham Park, NJ

NJLocalFinance/AccountingRef.: MA-262590Maersk is looking for a Staff Accountant to join our North America Finance team in Florham Park, NJ

We OfferWe offer you an exciting global career at the forefront of world trade.

Working with the best people in a global team culture with future growth opportunities in an industry that has a significant impact on the world economy.

We're proud of our people who define our company's industry leadership, global team culture and customer-centric focus every day.

When you join our team you join a truly diverse, global organization in a fast-moving, values-based, work environment where you can grow on the job, create and shape our digital solutions, tap into industry-leading talent development initiatives, enjoy working with your colleagues and broaden your world view through our international job postings. We offer competitive compensation and benefits for full-time employees including health, dental and vision insurance, a 401k savings plan with an employer match and paid time-off - and our parental leave policy is recognized world-wide as one of the best in the industry.

Global scope

Every company, every country wants access to a competitive shipping, logistics and port system - and our people have created one company that offers one, easy-to-use solution to all their shipping needs.

Maersk is unique

Maersk is uniquely positioned to play a significant role in global trade, creating opportunities that help countries, companies and people succeed. Our vision is simple: Maersk is the global integrator of container logistics, connecting and simplifying our customers' global supply chains. We do this through the global scale of Maersk, the world's largest shipping line; our Logistics and Services expertise that help customers manage their global supply chains; and through our port operator, APM Terminals, one of the largest container terminal operators in the world with the most strategic locations to serve global supply chains.

At Maersk we value the diversity of our talent and will always strive to recruit the best person for the job - we value diversity in all its forms, including but not limited to: gender, age, nationality, race, sexual orientation, disability or religious beliefs. We are proud of our diversity and see it as a genuine source of strength for building high performing teams.

Join us and play an important role on our team lifting global trade every day!

Key ResponsibilitiesThe ideal candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Responsible for facility financial reports - preparation and analysis of these reports.

  • Ensure Maersk processes and procedures being adhered to.

  • Prepare journal entries and general ledger account reconciliations

  • Reconciliation of intercompany transactions.

Assist manager with internal and external audit requests.

  • Reviews, investigates, and corrects errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents and reports.

  • Frequent communication with facility management and Financial Business Partners, regarding working capital and financial reports.

  • Balance Sheet reconciliations performed at monthly closing.

Who we are looking for

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

  • 3-5 years in accounting/finance experience

  • Advanced level in Excel, including pivot tables and v-look ups

  • Proven track record of timely reporting of financial statements by Day 3 after monthly close (or close to). Limited amount of prior period transactions affecting current month results.

Soft Skills:

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Self-motivated and able to work independently

  • Excellent analytical and decision-making skills

  • Detail oriented

Last application date: 15 May 2021.

For further information, please contact: must be authorized to work for any employer in the US.

Local candidates only; no relocation or sponsorship assistance is provided.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

A.P. Moller

  • Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information: All the way.
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