Robert Half Accountant in Alpena, South Dakota
Description Your talents will be used to prepare and consolidate financial statements, analyze and reconcile accounts, analyze cash flow, build budgets and forecasts, prepare audits, and handle internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Candidates with strong analytical skills and a preference for challenging and fast-paced work environments will be successful in this position. Great compensation, benefits, and chances for advancement are all part of the package.
Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives
Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary
Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Provide monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Adherence to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP Requirements - BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Extraordinary analytical, quantitative and social skills
Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued
Strong attention to detail
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Excellent verbal, written, and social communication skills
Experience in SOX control execution/documentation
Month-end Close Activities experience preferred
Foundational knowledge in Month-end Journal Entries
Month end closings experience desired
Month-end Reports experience
Proficiency in Month-end Financial
3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Exceptional time management skills preferred
Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment
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