Robert Half Interim Senior Accountant in CHICAGO, Illinois
This Contract Senior Accounting role requires strong analytical, technology, communication and organizational skills. This position generally requires at least five years of experience in accounting or finance, and public accounting experience is highly valued. Businesses expect a bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, but many prefer applicants who also have an MBA or a certification such as a CPA, CGMA or CMA. This role has the potential to convert into a permanent position with our client.
Typical duties include:
Preparing and consolidating financial statements
Establishing and maintaining internal controls
Managing all aspects of the general ledger
Providing monthly, quarterly and year-end analyses
Coordinating or assisting with the budget process
Researching accounting issues for compliance with GAAP
Analyzing and reporting cost variances
Serving as a liaison to external auditors
Supervising accounts receivable, accounts payable and general accounting departments
GAAP Accounting, US GAAP, Audit, Financial Analysis, Accounting Close
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