Robert Half Senior Accountant in Lancaster, California
Max Young with Robert Half Finance is looking for an experienced Senior Accountant with a desire to join a reputable company in the Food & Food Processing industry. 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. To thrive in this position, candidates should have exceptional analytical skills and enjoy working in challenging, fast-paced environments. This Senior Accountant role is located in Lancaster, California. In addition to excellent compensation and benefits, the company offers the opportunity to advance.
What you get to do every single day
Work with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls and provide support on special requests
Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Assemble monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Engage in various department-wide initiatives
Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP
Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Provide assistance in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external
Commitment to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Great attention to detail
Deep understanding of bank reconciliations
Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation experience preferred
Experience with Manufacturing Cost Accounting
Solid understanding of journal entries
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, or Economics
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills
5+ years of overall general accounting experience
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
Skilled with ERP systems
Vow to meet business deadlines
Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
Strong time management skills preferred
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