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Robert Half Sr. Accountant in Jersey CIty, New Jersey

Description

A well-respected firm in the Finance field is working with Robert Half to find a Senior Accountant with previous accounting experience. In this position, you will be in charge of preparing and consolidating financial statements, analyzing and reconciling accounts, analyzing cash flow, creating budgets and forecasts, and preparing audits, as well as managing 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. This Senior Accountant role is 100% remote. Excellent compensation is just part of the package. You will also be offered benefits and the opportunity for advancement.

Major responsibilities

  • Administer 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

  • Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Assemble monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

  • Perform monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP

  • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

  • Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions

  • Prepare financial analysis on trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.

    Requirements - Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment

  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

  • 3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Experience in SOX control execution/documentation

  • Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued

  • Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing

  • Current and relevant ERP system experience

  • Strong time management skills preferred

  • Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

  • Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

  • Solid understanding of technical accounting

  • Command of financial statements consolidation

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