Robert Half Senior Accountant in New Orleans, Louisiana
Description Robert Half has an opening for an experienced, driven Senior Accountant to provide leadership and know-how to a growing team. This is a permanent opportunity in the New Orleans, Louisiana area. As a Senior Accountant, you will be required to perform 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 a comprehensive compensation and benefits package to help you achieve long-term potential within the company. 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.
Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Assemble monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary
Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Commitment to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Perform monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Participate in various department-wide initiatives Requirements - Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Skill with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Skilled at time management
Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Efficient in ERP systems
High attention to detail
Proficiency in month end closings
Lawson experience required
HealthCare Industry experience
Microsoft Excel experience
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
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