Staff Accountant

  • UTRS, Inc.
  • Hybrid (Cherry Hill, NJ, USA)
  • Apr 02, 2024
Full time Accounting

Job Description

Universal Technical Resource Services, Inc. (UTRS) is currently seeking a Staff Accountant to join our team! At UTRS, we enjoy the benefits of working in a collaborative environment of close-knit team members. As a company, we provide a wide range of leading-edge engineering, management, and digital services to the public and private sectors. We are looking for someone that will support our mission to consistently deliver creative, high-quality, technology-based services to our customers on time and within budget.

This position will report to the Controller. This position is located at our Cherry Hill Corporate office.

What will you be doing?

This position will be a key member of the Accounting team.  Duties include:

  • Client invoicing and management of accounts receivable
  • Review and post electronic timesheets weekly
  • Assist with bi-weekly payroll processing
  • Process employee expense reports and check for backup accuracy
  • Support accounts payable activities
  • Assist with cash receipts processing
  • Assist with month end close including account reconciliations, preparation of general ledger entries, and updates to accounting schedules
  • Maintain financial records

What skills will the ideal candidate have to be successful?


This position will require the following skillsets and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • Minimum 4 years recent experience, public accounting and governmental contracting experience a plus
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized
  • Ability to multi-task and process a high volume of transactions accurately
  • Must work well under pressure of deadlines
  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal departments and customers/vendors on accounting matters
  • Experience with Deltek Costpoint and/or other accounting/ERP systems a plus
  • Strong PC knowledge (especially Microsoft Office Suite)
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen


UTRS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UTRS is a drug-free workplace with pre-employment drug testing and background verifications.