Robert Half Senior Accountant in NEW YORK, New York
Description Are you determined to rise to different challenges and reach goals quickly but effectively? Do you want the opportunity to join an ambitious company? Then consider this position that Robert Half is looking to fill. The Senior Accountant is 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. To thrive in this position, you will need outstanding analytical skills. This position is full time with excellent compensation and benefits, as well as the chance to grow.
Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary
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
Engage in various department-wide initiatives
Provide monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Adherence to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations Requirements - Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills
Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience
Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Efficient in ERP systems
Financial reporting experience
Month end closings experience preferred
Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
Proficiency in Accounts Receivable (AR)
Accounts Payable (AP) experience preferred
Adeptness in general ledger
Strong time management skills preferred
3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Detailed and have the ability work independently
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