Accounting Assistant

Princeton Hydro, LLC seeks a full-time, junior-level Accounting Assistant to join our fast paced, quickly-growing, professional office in Ringoes, New Jersey.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

The ideal candidate should be a problem-solver and team player. Applicants must have 2+ years of experience in the accounting, business administration, or customer service field, and have a variety of skills that allow for adaptation to the diverse range of activities required for job performance.

Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Process accounts payable and employee expenses. 
  • Process in-house charges such as copies, truck usage, and postage 
  • Assist with credit card reconciliations and vouchering 
  • Maintain vendor files and assist with accounting files 
  • Collect, record, and file all weekly employee timesheets 
  • Assist with archive file management 
  • Ability to maintain a methodical workflow 
  • Assist in other departments as needed/requested by Management 
The ideal candidate should have a proactive attitude, a positive and enthusiastic approach to their workday, the ability to work as a team, and the ability to work closely with, be mentored by, and effectively communicate with other administrative and technical staff.
 
EDUCATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Excellent organizational skills with keen attention to detail 
  • Ability to prioritize, multitask, and manage time effectively 
  • 2-3 years relevant experience in the accounting field 
  • Highly proficient in MS Word & MS Excel 
  • High level of accuracy and good proofreading skills 
  • Keen mathematical skills to carry out financial tasks that require quick and exact calculations 
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills, with ability to communicate and interact effectively by phone and email 
  • Knowledge of financial principles and accounting terminology 
  • Works well independently and as a member of a team 
Qualified candidates must be willing to live our firm’s core values of 1) integrity, 2) creativity, 3) endeavoring to be the best, 4) fostering human potential, and 5) a positive working atmosphere.
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
 
Princeton Hydro is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a base salary commensurate with experience, health insurance, 401K retirement, and paid vacations. Consider a career move to our award-winning environmental company by sending a cover letter and resume to accounting@princetonhydro.com with the subject line “Accounting Assistant” by May 15, 2019 at 5 pm.