Robert Half International Sr. Accounting Analyst in CHICAGO, Illinois
To apply for this Sr. Accounting Analyst role, email your resume to John Sadofsky (email@example.com). In the subject line, type "Sr. Accounting Analyst role"
Manage and maintain the general ledger (GL), perform month, quarter, and year-end closing procedures, and prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements
Conduct monthly and quarterly account reconciliations to ensure accurate reporting
Analyze actual results and provide explanations for variances to plan and prior year
Assist with year-end external financial audits
Mentor staff team members
Collaborate cross-functionally on improving business results and processes
Develop and document business processes, accounting policies, and standard operating procedures to maintain and strengthen controls and streamline processes
Prepare financial management reports
Perform ad-hoc analysis and reporting as needed
Bachelor’s degree required with concentration in Accounting
CPA License (active or in progress) is preferred but not required
Three (3) years’ minimum experience required
Robust knowledge of GAAP
Experience using ERP systems
Exercise sound judgment, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Suite is required, specifically in-depth Excel skills
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