Robert Half International Accountant in BIRMINGHAM, Alabama
If you're an experienced Senior Accountant, Accountemps needs your professional know-how and leadership for an exciting long-term remote temporary opportunity in the Utilities/Infrastructure industry. Operating 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 position offers you great experience and a strong compensation and benefits package and is based in the Birmingham, Alabama area. If you are looking for a rewarding, career building experience with an exciting company, apply today!
Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
Put together monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Formulate Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Ad-hoc projects as necessary
An endless desire to improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Build analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Function with business partners to ensure compliance with procedures and controls, corporate accounting policies, and provide support on special requests
Work with internal and external auditors to coordinate quarterly reviews and testing
Requirements - Financial reporting experience preferred
Comprehensive knowledge of Oracle
Adeptness in month end closings
Microsoft Excel experience highly desired
Strong familiarity with property accounting
General ledger experience required
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
A strong track record of communicating, both verbally and in writing, with functional department managers
Experience with ERP systems
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are highly desired
Substantial knowledge in financial reporting
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must
Experience in SOX control execution/documentation
Highly capable of analyzing financial data and quickly creating accurate reports
Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus
Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience
Extraordinary analytical, quantitative and social skills
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.