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Robert Half Sr. Accountant in Goleta, California

Description Key parts of the role include 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. The challenging, fast-paced work environment requires top-notch analytical skills. The company boasts excellent compensation and benefits and offers potential for advancement.

What you get to do every single day

  • Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives

  • Analyze financial information and report on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

  • Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP

  • Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

  • Formulate Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Adherence to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

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

  • Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary

  • Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary Requirements - 7+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

  • Oracle experience

  • Solid understanding of general ledger

  • Proven knowledge of Excel Formulas

  • Well-founded grasp of Microsoft Excel

  • Journal Entry experience

  • Journal entries experience

  • General Ledger System experience

  • General familiarity with Microsoft Excel

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

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

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Proficient in ERP systems

  • Prior work done in public accounting is desired

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

  • Experience in SOX control execution/documentation

  • Candidate must possess first-rate analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Skilled at time management

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