Sr. Accountant


USD75000.00 - 90000.00 / Yearly


Blytheville, AR

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May 21, 2019

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You will be responsible for preparing and consolidating financial statements, analyzing and reconciling accounts, analyzing cash flow, creating budgets and forecasts, preparing audits, and managing internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Candidates should enjoy analytical tasks, challenges, and fast-paced environments. Excellent compensation is just part of the package. You will also be offered benefits and the opportunity for advancement.


- Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions

- Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations

- Provide monthly consolidated P&L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

- Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and SOX testing with internal and external auditors

- Engage in various department-wide initiatives

- When working with business partners, ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls. Additionally, be able to provide support on special requests

- Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner

- Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP

- Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary
- SEC reporting and SOX compliance is a plus

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

- ERP system experience

- Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus

- Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

- Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued

- Solid understanding of month end closings

- Standard costs experience preferred

- Financial statement preparation experience

- Practical knowledge of Microsoft Excel

- Proficiency in general ledger

- Adeptness in journal entries

- Oracle experience highly preferred

- Demonstrated knowledge of account reconciliation

- Internal control review experience preferred

- General familiarity with enterprise resource planning

- Self-starter and strong ethical standards

- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

- 3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

- Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions

- Strong time management skills preferred

- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to 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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