Robert Half Sr. Accountant in BUFFALO, New York
Description You will be responsible for preparing and consolidating financial statements, analyzing and reconciling accounts, analyzing cash flow, creating budgets and forecasts, preparing audits, and managing internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. To be successful, candidates need to be highly adept at analytics and working in challenging, fast-paced environments. Employees of the company are well compensated, receive benefits, and have the possibility of growth.
What you get to do every single day
Prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Perform monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Work with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls and provide support on special requests
Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner
Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations Requirements - SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience
Experience with ERP systems
Strong organizational skills and a proven ability to meet deadlines
General ledger experience
Notable analytical, quantitative and social skills
5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well
Prior work done in public accounting is desired
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Engages effectively in self-directed time management and prioritization of workload
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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