Robert Half Sr. Accountant in Gaston, North Carolina
Description This role prepares and consolidates financial statements, analyzes and reconciles accounts, analyzes cash flow, creates budgets and forecasts, prepares audits, and manages internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting to attain company goals. To be successful, candidates need to be highly adept at analytics and working in challenging, fast-paced environments. Employees of the company are well compensated, receive benefits, and have the possibility of growth.
Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests
Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Assemble monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Partake in various department-wide initiatives
Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Aid in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Analyze financial information and report on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks) Requirements - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience
Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Great written, verbal, and interpersonal skills
3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Proficiency in month end closings
Certified Payroll experience
Well-founded grasp of HUD-1
Comprehensive knowledge of Automated Payroll
Analyze Financial Statements experience
Financial auditing experience
Proven knowledge of HUD
Proficient in ERP systems
Exceptional time management skills preferred
Notable analytical, quantitative and social skills
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