Robert Half Senior Accountant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Robert Half currently has a permanent position open for an experienced Senior Accountant with drive and know-how to join a rapidly-growing team in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin area. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for producing 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 position offers you great long-term potential and a strong compensation and benefits package. We are seeking an individual with exemplary analytical skills who enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced work environment in order to support the continued success of the company.
What you get to do every day
Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Partake in various department-wide initiatives
Uphold company standards when working with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls; while also providing support on special requests when required
Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner
Prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Adherence to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations
If you are interested or experienced in please call Bill Johannes at 414-622-3416 or 414-699-0299 or reach me on Linked-in.
Requirements - Prior work done in public accounting is desired
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Experience with ERP systems
Strong communication and social skills
Notable analytical, quantitative and social skills
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Engages effectively in self-directed time management and prioritization of workload
Proven knowledge of Monthly Financial Statements
Foundational knowledge in Month-end Journal Entries
Well-founded grasp of Accounts Payable (AP)
Monthly Account Reconciliation experience
Practical knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Month end closings experience desired
General familiarity with Accounts Receivable (AR)
Month-end Close Activities experience
Strong familiarity with Month-end Financial
Quality experience with Automated Payroll
5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Strong attention to detail
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience
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