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Robert Half Sr Staff Accountant in DES PLAINES, Illinois

Description Robert Half is looking for an experienced Senior Accountant with a desire to join a reputable company in the Energy/Natural Resources industry. Preparing and consolidating financial statements, analyzing and reconciling accounts, analyzing cash flow, creating budgets and forecasts, preparing audits, and managing internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting are among the key responsibilities for this role. The role requires superb analytical skills, and the work environment is challenging and fast-paced. This Senior Accountant role is with a company in the Energy/Natural Resources field and is located in Des Plaines, Illinois. Employees of the company are well compensated, receive benefits, and have the possibility of growth.

How you will make an impact

  • Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary

  • Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

  • Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner

  • Uphold company standards when working with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls; while also providing support on special requests when required

  • Engage in various department-wide initiatives

  • Allocate and prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis reports for management

  • Aid in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

  • Commitment to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process Requirements - High attention to detail

  • SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

  • Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued

  • Foundational knowledge in analysis

  • Comprehensive knowledge of CPA

  • Strong familiarity with general ledger

  • ASC 606 experience preferred

  • Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • 3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

  • Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Strong time management skills preferred

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