Robert Half Sr. Accountant in MIDDLETON, Wisconsin
Our client, an industry leading telecommunications company, is in search of a Sr. Accountant to join their growing team. Reporting to the Manager of Technical Accounting, the Sr. Accountant will lead accounting analyses for mergers/acquisitions, provide ad hoc support to business units on accounting issues and perform accounting research in compliance with GAAP. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years solid accounting experience, a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field and strong analytical skills. If interested, please call Aislynn at 608-716-5643!
Your responsibilities in this role
Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Analyze financial information and report on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP
Partake in various department-wide initiatives
Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests
Aid in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
5+ years accounting experience
Experience with SAP preferred
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Comprehensive knowledge of GAAP Accounting
Strong time management skills preferred
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
SEC reporting is a plus
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