Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in Carlsbad, California
A growing Medical Devices company is in need of an efficient Senior Accountant to join their team on a full-time basis in the Carlsbad, California area.
POSITION: SR. ACCOUNTANT
INDUSTRY: MEDICAL DEVICE/EQUIPMENT
COMPENSATION: $85K TO $100K
LOCATION: CARLSBAD, CA - 92008
EMPLOYMENT STATUS: FULL TIME
The Senior Staff Accountant reports to the Controller and is responsible for general ledger accounting, journal entries, reconciliations, financial reporting and financial analysis including: product and customer trends, profitability analysis and other special projects as assigned. The ability to work in a collaborative manner across various functions of the organizations is essential. This is a key role in the accounting organization with responsibility and involvement across a broad range of financial areas.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Prepare and review monthly reconciliations of assigned balance sheet accounts and ensure that general ledger accounts are reconciled with resolution to reconciling items
Reconcile general ledgers, post journal entries, and assist with the preparation of financial statements
Accruals, fixed-assets, revenue recognition & variance analysis
Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents. Verify and analyze business records, transactions, and procedures
Prepare monthly journal entries and account reconciliation for assigned general ledger accounts and balance sheets
Prepare schedules for reviews and year-end audit for independent external auditors. Research issues, clarify information, and prepare supporting data
Prepare schedules and file sales/use and excise taxes
Other related duties as assigned.
Requirements - 5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Skilled at time management
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the company
Expertise in journal entries
Solid understanding of general ledger
Strong familiarity with Adjusting Journal Entries
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
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