Robert Half Sr. Accountant in Houston, Texas
Description Your talents will be used to prepare and consolidate financial statements, analyze and reconcile accounts, analyze cash flow, build budgets and forecasts, prepare audits, and handle internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Candidates need to bring strong analytical skills to the role and should be capable of handling challenging, fast-paced work environments. Employees receive solid compensation and benefits. You will also have the chance for growth.
Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary
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
Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as 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
Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Allocate and prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis reports for management
Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives Requirements - Self-starter and strong ethical standards
3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Great attention to detail
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well
Proficiency in Federal Tax
Expertise in account reconciliation
Solid understanding of month end closings
Foundational knowledge in Monthly Financial Statements
Skilled at time management
Experience in SOX control execution/documentation
Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills
ERP system experience
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