Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in Berkeley, California
Mission-oriented non-profit in Berkeley, which has been serving the community for over 40 years is looking for a contract Sr. Accountant to manage the finance department. This is a contract role to cover for a leave of absence.
This is an onsite role, with the option for hybrid work.
As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This Senior Accountant opportunity is located in Berkeley.
Implement monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
Compose Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Create analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Continually improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Work with internal and external auditors to coordinate quarterly reviews and testing
Realize compliance with corporate accounting policies and procedures and controls by working with business partners
Proficient at analyzing financial data and promptly creating accurate reports
Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience
Analysis experience desired
Skilled with ERP systems
Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions
Must be proficient and able to complete various financial reporting tasks
BA/BS in Accounting
A strong track record of communicating, both verbally and in writing, with functional department managers
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Possess strong organizational and follow-up skills
Ability to meet deadlines
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