Robert Half Project Accountant in BROOKLYN, New York
Description Are you a quick learner who can keep up in a fast-paced environment? Do you dream of joining a highly regarded company? Robert Half may have the job you are looking 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 will be among your duties as Senior Accountant. You will need first-rate analytical skills to successfully fill this role. This full-time position comes with a strong compensation and benefits package, as well as the chance of growth.
Your responsibilities in this role
Engage in various department-wide initiatives
Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Uphold company standards when working with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls; while also providing support on special requests when required
Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP
Prepare financial analysis on trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Provide monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions
Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary Requirements - Accounts Payable (AP) experience
Job Cost experience required
Union payroll experience desired
AIA Billing experience
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience preferred
3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired
ERP system experience
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes
Ability to meet deadlines
Strong time management skills preferred
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
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