Robert Half International Senior Accountant in Long Beach, California
If you have accounting experience and want to work with a well-respected Oil & Gas - Pipeline firm, Robert Half Finance has an opening for a Senior Accountant. This role prepares and consolidates financial statements, analyzes and reconciles accounts, analyzes cash flow, creates budgets and forecasts, prepares audits, and manages internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting to attain company goals. 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 based in Long Beach, California with a company in the Oil & Gas - Pipeline field. Employees of the company are well compensated, receive benefits, and have the possibility of growth.
How you will make an impact
Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Engage in various department-wide initiatives
Provide monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
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
Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
For confidential consideration, please email your recruiter with Robert Half Finance & Accounting. If you're not currently working with anyone at Robert Half, please click "Apply" or call 310-719-1400 and ask for David Bizub. Please reference number 00460-0011635352.
Requirements - Skilled at time management
Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
Consolidated Financial Statements experience
Proven knowledge of financial statements consolidation
Experience with Financial Statement
Month end closings experience
Deep understanding of Consolidated Financial
Well-founded grasp of SAP
SEC reporting and SOX compliance is a plus
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired
3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Skilled with ERP systems
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Prior work done in public accounting is desired
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