Robert Half Senior Accountant in Santa Monica, California
Mike Cox of Robert Half, Finance & Accounting is currently recruiting a Senior Accountant for a high growth investment/Private Equity firm in Santa Monica.
This newly created Senior Accountant role will support the Controller and add value to the accounting department.
My client invests in a range of industry leading businesses and companies in the Southern California market.
As the Senior Accountant you will oversee financial reporting requirements for the partners, regulators and third parties, as well as other ad hoc reporting needs. You will review and reconcile quarterly and annual financial statements to internal records and prepare and maintain internal reporting requirements.
You will oversee monthly and quarterly invoicing of portfolio companies, and subsequent reconciliation;
To be considered, my client is looking for an ambitious, driven and collaborative candidate who has both their Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting and at least 3+ years of relevant professional experience, preferably with recognized accounting firm (Big4)
Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Financial statement preparation experience desired
Proficiency in general ledger
Knowledge of financial reporting
Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Outstanding analytical, quantitative and social skills
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Skilled at time management
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Prior work done in public accounting is desired
Vow to meet business deadlines
3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
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