Robert Half Sr. Accountant in Portland, Maine
You will use your knowledge and skills to prepare and consolidate financial statements, analyze and reconcile accounts, analyze cash flow, build budgets and forecasts, prepare audits, and manage internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Crucial components of the role include analytical skills and an ability to handle a challenging, fast-paced work culture. Along with a strong benefits package, this position is well compensated and offers the possibility to advance. Please apply now or call Genevieve Fullilove 207-888-2805 for more information.
What you get to do every day
Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests
Analyze financial information and report on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Provide assistance in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external
Prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Requirements - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Comprehensive knowledge of CPA
Expertise in Microsoft Excel
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
Efficient in ERP systems
Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Experience in SOX control execution/documentation
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Excellent verbal, written, and social communication skills
Able to manage time well
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