Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in Houston, Texas
For immediate consideration, please see Tony Bilden contact info on Linked In.
You will be responsible for 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. Crucial components of the role include analytical skills and an ability to handle a challenging, fast-paced work culture. Great compensation, benefits, and chances for advancement are all part of the package.
What you get to do every day
Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests
Analyze financial information and report on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Aid in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Produce monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management purposes
Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Offer involvement in various department-wide initiatives
Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Requirements - Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Financial reporting experience
Foundational knowledge in Executive Compensation
Bank reconciliations experience
Knowledge of month end closings
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Exceptional time management skills preferred
Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
High attention to detail
3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Skilled with ERP systems
Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
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