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General Accountant

Direct Hire


Salary: $60,000-$70,000 DOE

Waterbury, CT, USA

June 15, 2022

About the Role

General Accountant, Accounting


We are currently seeking a General Accountant for a manufacturer in the local area. This accountant will be primarily based in Thomaston, but will be required to visit other company offices in the Waterbury area. This is a direct hire position with pay between $60k-$70k, depending on prior experience. Hours will be Monday-Friday with flexible options between 7am-5pm.

The primary function of the General Accountant will be to partner with the business and finance departments to support the monthly accounting process. Other duties include:

  • General administration duties including journal entries, reconciliations of Balance Sheet accounts.

  • Support the finance team by preparing analysis on the day to day business needs including:

    • Analyze current and past trends in key performance indicators including all areas of revenue, cost of sales, expenses and capital expenditures.

    • Monitor performance indicators, highlighting trends and analyzing causes of unexpected variance.

    • The continued development of Budgeting, Financial Forecasting, Operating Plan and Modeling tools.

    • Ad-Hoc Reporting and Analysis.

    • Assist the audit process liaising with external auditors.

    • Monthly Financial reports including Forecast for P&L, Cash Flows and investments.

    • Supporting Management Team and Departments heads with in-depth analysis

  • Act as cover for vacation and absence on AR & AP roles.

  • Keep management apprised of non-standard issues and escalate when appropriate

  • Update Daily cash files and assist with cash forecasting

  • Active participation with driving results to meet individual, dept and company objectives

  • Other tasks/projects as needed


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance preferable.

  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, specifically using Excel and PowerPoint.

  • Knowledge of SAP, SysPro, and 3rd party billing payment portals a plus

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as advanced organization skills.

  • Ability to think creatively, highly driven and self-motivated.

If interested please submit a resume for immediate consideration; qualified candidates will be contacted.

About the Company

Jaci Carroll Staffing: Our Business is Working! Since 1976

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