Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee
Are you searching for a role that uses your accounting skills to further the goals of a highly regarded Logistics company? Robert Half may have the Senior Accountant position for you. In this role, you will be handling financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. To thrive in this position, candidates should have exceptional analytical skills and enjoy working in challenging, fast-paced environments. This Senior Accountant role is located in Chattanooga, Tennessee within the Logistics field. In addition to excellent compensation and benefits, the company offers the opporunity to advance.
What you get to do every day
Assemble monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Engage in various department-wide initiatives
Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP
Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Formulate Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary
Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process
This search is being coordinated by Kevin Green.
Requirements - 1+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well
Be detailed, flexible, and organized
Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Must have excellent time management skills
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Experience with ERP systems
Vow to meet business deadlines
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Deep understanding of month end closings
Adjusting Journal Entries experience desired
Knowledge of general ledger
Account reconciliation experience
Budgeting experience highly desired
Proven knowledge of budget forecasting
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