Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in Madison, Wisconsin
Description Robert Half Finance is searching for a Senior Accountant with previous accounting experience who is interested in working with an esteemed Healthcare, Hospitals, Social Assistance firm. In this role, you will be handling financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and 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 Madison, Wisconsin. The company offers a strong compensation package, benefits, and the opportunity for growth.
Work with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls and provide support on special requests
Analyze financial information and report on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Assemble monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Aid in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process Requirements
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
BA/BS in Accounting
Strong time management skills preferred
3-5 years of overall general accounting experience
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Be detailed, flexible, and organized
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Deep understanding of journal entries
Knowledge of Adjusting Journal Entries
Proven knowledge of Monthly Financial Statements
Well-founded grasp of financial auditing
Financial Statement experience
Month end closings experience
Financial statement preparation experience
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Strong communication and social skills
Efficient in ERP systems
SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.