Robert Half Finance & Accounting General Accounting Supervisor in WALLINGFORD, Connecticut

General Accounting Supervisor Our client, a global industry leader is recruiting for a General Accounting Supervisor. In this role you will report to the General Accounting Manager and oversee day-to-day general accounting operations. Responsibilities include

  • Maintain accounting procedures and controls to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting

  • Oversee day-to-day accounting operations, including supervision of the General Accounting Team.

  • Assist in managing monthly financial close, ensuring that all tasks are completed in accordance with established deadlines

  • Prepare and review journal entries, reconciliations and general ledger activity

  • Maintain chart of accounts and business unit structure

  • Periodically review staff responsibilities and modify job functions to meet developing objectives

  • Collaborate with other departments to support budget and forecast activities and company initiatives

  • Work with international locations to ensure appropriate accounting procedures and controls are in place

  • Assist in the coordination of information for external auditors

  • Participate in special projects as assigned, including software upgrades Job Requirements

  • 5-7 years of accounting experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting

  • At least 3 years of supervisory experience

  • Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and internal controls

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong Accounts Payable/Receivable background

  • Highly organized individual accustomed to managing multiple priorities

  • Excellent computer skills, specifically Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Multi-currency experience a plus To apply please email your resume to and reference job code AD0008948911 in the subject line.

Robert Half Finance & Accounting is the world's leader in specialized financial staffing. We provide 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 more than 340 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities.

But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named to FORTUNEĀ® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016), and 9 out of 10 of our clients and candidates would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Req ID: 00700-0008948911

Functional Role: Accounting Supervisor/Mgr/Dir

Country: USA

State: CT


Postal Code: 06492

Compensation: $75,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year

Requirements: Month End Close, Journal Entries, General Ledger