Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in La Palma, California
Description Robert Half Finance is looking to fill a Senior Accountant position on a full-time basis in the La Palma, California area. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This position offers you great long-term potential and a strong compensation and benefits package. We are looking for someone who has excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced environment to support the continued success of the firm.
Prepare financial analysis on trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions
Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests
Provide monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives
Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations Requirements
Skilled with ERP systems
Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Critical thinking skills and the ability to retain complex work directions
Month end closings experience required
Microsoft Excel experience desired
CPA experience highly desired
ASC 606 experience
Proven knowledge of Sage Timberline
Public Accounting experience preferred
Well-founded grasp of Ad Hoc Financial Analysis
Experience in SOX control execution/documentation
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Excellent verbal, written, and social skills
High attention to detail
Able to manage time well
3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
For confidential consideration, please apply directly with your resume or call Brittany at (562) 356-1031. If you are already working with a recruiter from Robert Half, please contact him or her directly to expedite your candidacy for this role.
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