Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in Rockville, Maryland
A thriving company in the Mortgage Companies industry is on the search for a full-time Senior Accountant to join their team in the Rockville, Maryland area. As a Senior Accountant, your responsibilities will include month end close, account analysis and reconciliations, commissions calculations, daily cash activities with daily recs and financial statement preparation. In addition to a strong compensation and benefits package, this position offers a great long-term potential. We are currently looking for an individual who possess excellent analytical skills and thrives working in a challenging and fast-paced environment while contributing to company growth. This Senior Accountant role is located in Rockville, Maryland.
Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
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)
Assemble monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Provide assistance in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external
-Perform monthly commission calculations
Ideal candidates for this role will have 5+ years of hands on general ledger accounting to include month end close and reconciliations, financial services or mortgage industry experience, BS in Accounting or Finance and strong Excel skills (pivots, h/v look ups). To apply to this job please follow the apply link in this posting or call Caren Bach at 301.656.7121 for more information.
Requirements - Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Experience in SOX control execution/documentation
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Practical knowledge of commissions accounting
Account reconciliation experience
Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation experience
Analyze Financial Statements experience highly preferred
Demonstrated knowledge of Accounting for Mortgage Bankers (AMB)
Experience with Bank Account Reconciliation
General ledger experience
Adeptness in cash flow management
Month end closings experience preferred
General familiarity with Home Equity Loans
Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued
Able to manage time well
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Excellent communication and organizational skills
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