Robert Half Sr. Accountant in LOWELL, Massachusetts
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Key parts of the role include 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. This position requires top-notch analytical skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Great compensation, benefits, and chances for advancement are all part of the package.
What you get to do every single day
Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives
Produce monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management purposes
Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests
Requirements - Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions
Proficient in ERP systems
High attention to detail
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
Demonstrated knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)
General familiarity with general ledger
Adeptness in Accounts Payable (AP)
Foundational knowledge in billing
Great Plains (GPAC) experience
Cash management experience highly desired
Command of Monthly Sales Tax
Strong familiarity with Full Cycle Payroll
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
Exceptional time management skills preferred
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
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