Robert Half Sr. Accountant in NEW HAVEN, Connecticut
Robert Half is seeking a Sr.. Accountant for a long term contract opportunity in the greater New Haven area. This role is hybrid requiring in person 3 days per week. The Sr. Accountant will work closely with the Finance Team and CAO. This role will be instrumental in assisting with the annual audit, monthly and quarterly close, calculating and processing journal entries, and performing bank reconciliations. This role will manage the information flow of the necessary financials and documentation. Experience within the Insurance industry is a plus!
Controls daily input of general ledger activity and closing of general ledger each month.
Prepares quarterly and annual statements and/or monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements
Prepares annual audited financial statements and accompanying footnotes.
Oversees monitoring of monthly clearing account reconciliations prepared by business areas.
Prepares or oversees preparation of depreciation, expense account analysis and allocation schedules.
Prepares monthly, quarterly, or year-end schedules, as requested by management, external auditor, and various year-end surveys.
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Strong organizational skills and a proven ability to meet deadlines
7+ years of progressive general accounting experience
Outstanding skills in analyzing financial data and promptly generating accurate reports
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are highly desired
Demonstrated knowledge of Investment Accounts
Comprehensive knowledge of journal entries
Command of forecasting
Account Transaction experience highly desired
Adeptness in calculating and processing journal entries
Quickbooks experience a +
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