Robert Half Sr. Accountant in APALACHIN, New York
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 should enjoy analytical tasks, challenges, and fast-paced environments. The person in this role will be well compensated and offered a benefits package and the opportunity for advancement.
Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Offer involvement in various department-wide initiatives
Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner
Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations
When working with business partners, ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls. Additionally, be able to provide support on special requests
Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Produce monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management purposes
Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions Requirements - Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Month end closings experience highly desired
Journal entries experience preferred
Deep understanding of general ledger
Accounts Payable (AP) experience desired
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience preferred
3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Strong time management skills preferred
Experience with ERP systems
Prior work done in public accounting is desired
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Strong communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and listening)
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Experience in SOX control execution/documentation
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
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