Job accountant in Oceanport, NJ at RWJBarnabas Health

Job Details

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Company RWJBarnabas Health
Company Website Hiring Organization
Company Address West Orange, NJ
Industry Health Care Services & Hospitals
Sector Healthcare
Salary - USD per
Job Location Oceanport, NJ

Job Description

Job Summary: The senior accountant will analyze financial data and be a business partner who will assist others understand financial information

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor s Degree in Accounting,
  • A minimum of five years of relevant experience in professional accounting, preferably in a healthcare setting.
  • Demonstrate the ability to prepare, analyze, and maintain various financial reports.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and procedures.
  • Peoplesoft experience preferred.
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with a diverse group of business professionals at all levels of the organization.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Create detailed analysis of financial data, FTE s, Charges, Stats, and reconciliations.
  • Analyze data for opportunities across the System.
  • Creates reconciliations, detailed account analyses with sufficient and appropriate supporting documentation.
  • Analysis general ledger accounts of detail, accuracy, and propose appropriate reclass, prepaid entries, and follow ups
  • Assists department heads research budget variances and with plans to offset.
  • Works with various department heads to gain financial operations understanding to create coherent reporting and communications.
  • Follows up on account analyses and accruals with department heads to insure accuracy and gains understanding for department operations.
  • Identifies, researches, and provides recommendations for resolution to any accounting issues, has a comprehensive understanding of accounting in accordance with GAAP.
  • Routinely review vendor statements for accurate recording of outstanding balances, and work with AP/purchasing resolve discrepancies, duplicate invoices, misapplied invoices, and miscoding.
  • Identifies and research reasons for potential delays in payment or other issues.
  • Must be highly proficient in Excel, a self-motivator who leads and takes initiative.
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills and a keen analytic mind.
  • Completes special projects, ad hoc requests and other duties as assigned.

Additional Information:

We offer a great work environment, competitive rates and excellent benefits, including:

Medical/Dental/Vision plans
401 (k)
Vacation/Personal/Holiday/Sick Time Off
Short & Long Term Disability
Basic Life & Accidental Death Insurance
Tuition Reimbursement
Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts


RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey and the state s second largest private employer with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals, three acute care children s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children s Specialized Hospital).



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Job Location

Oceanport, NJ

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