Senior Staff Accountant


$60000 - 65000/year



Date Posted:

May 17, 2019

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Full-Time Accounting & Finance

Robert Half Finance is looking for a talented, accurate Senior Accountant to fill a full-time position within an innovative company. In this role, the Senior Accountant is in charge of preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will lend your skills to developing and implementing accounting policies. Also, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very complex as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This Warrendale, Pennsylvania area-based position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.

Major responsibilities

- Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

- Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

- Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

- Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

- Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

- Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

- Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

- Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

- Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

- Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives

- Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision

- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation

- Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner

Please send resumes to [email protected]
- Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

- Vow to meet business deadlines

- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

- Candidate must possess first-rate analytical, quantitative and social skills

- 5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

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

- Competent with spreadsheets and databases

- Proficiency in accounts payable

- General familiarity with month end closings

- Solid understanding of account analysis

- Accounts receivable experience preferred

- Demonstrated knowledge of journal entries

- Command of account reconciliation

- Accruals experience highly desired

- Adeptness in fixed assets

- Quickbooks and Excel

- Current and relevant ERP system experience

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

- CPA a plus

Please send resumes to [email protected]

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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