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Robert Half Grant Accountant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Description If you're an experienced Senior Accountant, Robert Half needs your professional know-how and leadership for an exciting long-term contract / temporary opportunity. Operating as a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This Senior Accountant position offers you great experience and a strong compensation and benefits package and is based in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin area. If you are looking for a rewarding, career building experience with an exciting company, apply today!

Major responsibilities

  • Other projects as necessary

  • Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

  • Build analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

  • Arrange quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

  • Put together monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Prepare reconciliations of Balance Sheet accounts

  • Achieve compliance with corporate accounting policies and procedures and controls by working with business partners

  • Implement monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP Requirements - If you are proficient in financial reporting, you should apply for this position

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

  • Foundational knowledge in Grant Management

  • Proven knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Expertise in general ledger

  • Strong familiarity with grant accounting

  • Journal entries experience

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Well-founded grasp of month end closings

  • Accomplished in analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

  • A strong track record of communicating, both verbally and in writing, with functional department managers

  • Strong time management and organizational skills

  • Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are desired

  • SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

  • Competence with financial data analysis and report generation that is prompt and accurate

  • Ability to meet deadlines

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