Sr. Accountant


$25.00 to $28.00 per hour



Date Posted:

May 21, 2019

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Temporary Accounting & Finance

Put your problem-solving skills to work as a Senior Accountant on the dynamic team at Accountemps, now offering a short-term temporary-to-full-time opportunity. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, account analysis and reconciliations, financial statement preparation and consolidation, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This Senior Accountant opportunity is located in the New York, New York area and will offer a great you a great professional experience along with attractive compensation. 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. Apply today!

What you get to do every day

- Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations

- Function with business partners to ensure compliance with procedures and controls, corporate accounting policies, and provide support on special requests

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

- Complete other projects as required

- Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

- Arrange quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

- Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments

- Analyze financial results (benchmarks, trends, performance metrics)

- Bring a daily dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
- Possess strong organizational and follow-up skills

- The ideal candidate for this position can demonstrate proficiency in financial reporting systems

- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are highly desired

- Demonstrated skills in interacting effectively, both verbally and in writing, with functional managers

- Outstanding skills in analyzing financial data and promptly generating accurate reports

- Efficient in ERP systems

- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel

- Sage Intacct experience

- Solid understanding of bank reconciliations

- Analyze Revenues experience preferred

- Extraordinary analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

- Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

- 5+ years of overall general accounting experience

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

If you feel like you would be a great fit for this role, please send your resume to [email protected] for immediate consideration!
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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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