Robert Half International Senior Accountant in EAST LANSING, Michigan
Accountemps is currently looking for an experienced Senior Accountant to join their dynamic team in the Financial Services industry for a short-term temporary-to-full-time opportunity. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, account analysis and reconciliations, financial statement preparation and consolidation, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This Senior Accountant opportunity is located in the East Lansing, Michigan area and will offer a great you a great detail oriented experience along with attractive compensation. We are looking for a Senior Accountant who has excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced environment to support the continued success of the firm. Apply today!
What you get to do every day
Prepare reconciliations of Balance Sheet accounts
Function with business partners to ensure compliance with procedures and controls, corporate accounting policies, and provide support on special requests
Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Build analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Other projects as necessary
Implement monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Constantly improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Put together monthly consolidated P&L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Excellent organizational and multitasking skills
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Solid understanding of bank reconciliations
General familiarity with Balance Sheets
Practical knowledge of chargebacks
Wide ranging experience with Agile Coaching
Proven knowledge of Excel Formulas
Foundational knowledge in Banking Industry
General ledger experience
Deep understanding of Creative Problem Solving
Experience with Microsoft Excel
Quality experience with Employee Training
Well-founded grasp of Assigned Balance Sheet
A level of proficiency in financial reporting is preferential to this role
Experience in SOX control execution/documentation
Aptitude for analyzing financial data and generating accurate reports in a timely manner
Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing, with functional department managers
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus
Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience
Vow to meet business deadlines
Efficient in ERP systems
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.
From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.
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© 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans
Salary: $20.00 - $28.00 / Hourly
Location: EAST LANSING, MI
Date Posted: November 19, 2020
Employment Type: Temp to Hire
Job Reference: 02240-0011626022
Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance