Robert Half Sr. Accountant in Hartford, Connecticut
If you're looking to build your skills and career as a Senior Accountant, Robert Half currently has a permanent opportunity at an innovative, growing company for you to check out in the HARTFORD, Connecticut area. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for producing financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. In addition to a strong compensation and benefits package, this position offers a great long-term potential. We are currently looking for an individual who possess excellent analytical skills and thrives working in a challenging and fast-paced environment while contributing to company growth.
Perform monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Adherence to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
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
Provide monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Prepare financial analysis on trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Requirements - Detailed and have the ability work independently
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Engages effectively in self-directed time management and prioritization of workload
Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well
GAAP Accounting experience
Solid understanding of month end closings
General ledger experience preferred
Investment operations experience
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
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