Sr. Accountant





Date Posted:

October 13, 2017

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Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance

Senior Accountant
Accountemps is actively looking for an accomplished Senior Accountant for a long term temporary opportunity. Operating as a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, and audit preparation. This Senior Accountant opening is located in the Ada, Michigan area and will offer you great experience, strong compensation, and an attractive benefits package. We are looking for a Senior Accountant who has excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast paced environment to support the continued success of the firm. Please email your resume to [email protected]
What you get to do every day
- Compose Balance Sheet account reconciliations
- Arrange quarterly reviews and SOX testing with internal and external auditors
- Manage monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
- Create analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
- An endless desire to improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
- Function with business partners to ensure compliance with procedures and controls, corporate accounting policies, and provide support on special requests
- Prepare monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
- Ad-hoc projects as required
- Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
- Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must
- Deep understanding of month end closings
- Account reconciliation experience required
- Comprehensive knowledge of journal entries
- Proven ability to work and communication well with manager-level associates
- Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
- Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
- Skilled with ERP systems and financial reporting tools
- Outstanding skills in analyzing financial data and promptly generating accurate reports
- Bachelor's in Accounting, CPA credentials are desired
- Experience in SOX control execution/documentation
- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
- Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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