Robert Half Sr. Accountant in DES MOINES, Iowa
Description Are you determined to rise to different challenges and reach goals quickly but effectively? Are you interested in working with a well-respected company? Apply today for your next job through Robert Half Finance. The Senior Accountant handles a wide range of tasks, including financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Exceptional analytical skills are required to excel in this role. In this full-time role, you will be well compensated, offered great benefits, and have the chance to grow.
Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Engage in various department-wide initiatives
Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Provide assistance in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external
Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
Allocate and prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis reports for management
Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary
Commitment to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process Requirements - Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Demonstrated knowledge of budgeting
Financial analysis experience highly desired
Month end closings experience
Practical knowledge of Microsoft Power BI
Proficiency in Ad Hoc Financial Analysis
General familiarity with budget forecasting
Foundational knowledge in Ad Hoc Financial Analysis
Account analysis experience
Adeptness in Annual Budget
Efficient in ERP systems
Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Strong time management skills preferred
SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience
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