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. This position requires top-notch analytical skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. The company is proud to offer excellent compensation, as well as benefits and advancement opportunities.
How you will make an impact
Aid in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Work with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls and provide support on special requests
Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Commitment to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Produce monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management purposes
Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations Requirements - Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience
Strong time management skills preferred
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Experience with cash forecasting
Proficiency in account reconciliation
General ledger experience preferred
Journal entries experience
Month end closings experience desired
2+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Critical thinking skills and the ability to retain complex work directions
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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