Senior Accountant


Salary:

USD50000.00 - 55000.00 / Yearly

Location:

MANCHESTER, IA

Date Posted:

May 22, 2019

Employment Type:

Permanent

Job Reference:

01500-0010687929

Staffing Area:

Finance


Description
Can you thrive in a demanding work environment? Does the thought of working with a respectable company thrill you? If you answered yes, Robert Half Finance may have the perfect role. Your tasks as Senior Accountant will include financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Superior analytical skills are crucial to this position. This well-compensated, full-time position includes benefits and growth possibilities.

Your responsibilities

- Partake in various department-wide initiatives

- Formulate Balance Sheet account reconciliations

- Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary

- Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests

- Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process

- Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

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

- Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and SOX testing with internal and external auditors

- Prepare monthly consolidated P&L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Requirements
- Deep understanding of inventory analysis

- Solid understanding of month end closings

- Journal entries experience

- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

- 3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

- Knowledgeable of ERP systems

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

- Excellent attention to detail

- SEC reporting and SOX compliance is a plus

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

- Skill with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

- Skilled at time management

- Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

- Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued

- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business 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.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888.490.5461 for additional information.

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