Robert Half Sr. Accountant/Analyst in Memphis, Tennessee
Description Accountants in the Memphis, Tennessee area who are interested in a new opportunity should submit an application for this position as a Senior Accountant through Robert Half. Work for a company that's growing to enhance your career and your knowledge. This role is immediate, so you'll want to submit your application soon. This is a short-term contract / temporary opportunity.
Your responsibilities in this role
Arrange quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
An endless desire to improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Build analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Implement monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
Realize compliance with corporate accounting policies and procedures and controls by working with business partners
Prepare reconciliations of Balance Sheet accounts
Put together monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Other projects as necessary Requirements - Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills
Aptitude for analyzing financial data and generating accurate reports in a timely manner
SEC reporting and SOX compliance is a plus
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are desired
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
High attention to detail
Expertise in month end closings
Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation experience
Microsoft Excel experience preferred
Solid understanding of Month-end Journal Entries
Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience
Demonstrated skills in interacting effectively, both verbally and in writing, with functional managers
Skilled with ERP systems
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Strong organization skills
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.