Sr. Accountant


$24.54 to $28.41 per hour


Raleigh, NC

Date Posted:

May 3, 2019

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Temporary Accounting & Finance

Put your problem-solving skills to work as a Senior Accountant in the Pharmaceutical industry at Accountemps, now offering a long-term temporary 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 opening is located in the Raleigh, North Carolina area and will offer you great experience, strong compensation, and an attractive benefits package. We are need of a Senior Accountant with proven analytical skills and enjoys the thrill of working in a fast-paced environment. Submit your application today!

Your responsibilities in this role

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

- Prepare reconciliations of Balance Sheet accounts

- Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments

- Ad-hoc projects as required

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

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

- Arrange quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

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

- Constantly improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
- Skilled with ERP systems

- SAP experience highly desired

- Knowledge of corporate taxes

- SAP Financials experience

- Corporate tax return experience

- Deep understanding of research and development taxes

- Solid understanding of accounting software conversions

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

- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

- Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis

- Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience

- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

- Candidate accomplished in financial reporting is ideal

- SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience

- Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

- Possess strong organizational and follow-up skills

- Competence with financial data analysis and report generation that is prompt and accurate

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

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
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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