Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in Shelton, Connecticut
Are you quick and efficient in your work? Do you aspire to become part of a reputable company? Then consider this position that Robert Half is looking to fill. In the Senior Accountant role, you will support the company's goals by preparing and consolidating financial statements, analyzing and reconciling accounts, analyzing cash flow, assisting with the preparation of budgets and forecasting, preparing audits, and handling other general accounting tasks associated with month end close. To thrive in this position, you will need strong accounting and analytical skills. This rewarding full-time job includes a robust compensation package, including benefits, and the possibility to grow.
What you get to do every day
Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions
Prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Prepare financial analysis on trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives
Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary
Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume to Brittany Rizzo at Brittany.Rizzo@roberthalf.c..... and reference BR0011897334 in the subject line. Please note: all calls and emails are strictly confidential.
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Prior work done in public accounting is desired
Skilled with ERP systems
3-5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with public accounting experience
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Strong communication and social skills
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Command of bank reconciliations
Solid understanding of account reconciliation
General familiarity with fixed assets
Well-founded grasp of accruals
Experience with month end closings
Month-end Journal Entries experience
Deep understanding of journal entries
Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Strong time management skills preferred
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