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Robert Half Senior Accountant - Reporting in CHICAGO, Illinois

Description

Our client is seeking a highly motivated professional to join the External Financial Reporting team. This client offers a competitive base salary, incentives, and health and retirement benefits!

To apply to this Senior Accountant-Reporting role, email your resume to John Sadofsky (john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m). In the subject line, type "Sr. Accountant-Reporting role"

PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION

Our client is seeking a highly motivated professional to join the External Financial Reporting team. The Senior Accountant is responsible for assisting in the preparation, review and coordination of external financial filings, including filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The Senior Accountant reports to the Principal Accountant of External Financial Reporting and will work closely with others in corporate accounting, finance, tax, legal, treasury and IT to ensure that the organization is in full compliance with all SEC and U. S. GAAP regulations. The Senior Accountant will also liaise with senior management, investor relations, attorneys and external auditors and perform diverse analytical projects.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES;

  • Prepare, review and coordinate SEC and FERC filings, including the preparation of consolidated balance sheets, income statements and statements of cash flows and drafting and compiling disclosures and supplemental information. Prepare and review supporting financial schedules for the 10-Qs and 10-K to ensure adequate disclosures. Maintain tie-out binders to support all filings.

  • Interact regularly with various teams throughout the organization as well as external auditors to coordinate the timely preparation and completion of external financial filings. Work closely with team members to ensure reporting issues are being properly addressed and communicated to business units and management.

  • Participate in the preparation of board presentations, investor presentations and the earnings release.

-Assist with projects related to the optimization of reporting procedures and ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley control requirements.

Requirements

REQUIREMENTS;

-Bachelor's degree in Accounting or equivalent

-At least 5+ years of experience in public accounting and/or industry accounting with SEC reporting responsibilities.

-CPA

-Demonstrated technical knowledge and understanding of Accounting theory, principles, practices and regulations including FASB/GAAP and SOX compliance

-Proficient technical knowledge and understanding of U.S. GAAP and SEC reporting requirements

To apply to this Senior Accountant-Reporting role, email your resume to John Sadofsky (john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m). In the subject line, type "Sr. Accountant-Reporting role"

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