Robert Half Sr. Accountant in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia
Description If you're looking to build your skills and career as a Senior Accountant, Robert Half currently has a permanent opportunity at an innovative, growing company for you to check out in the WASHINGTON, District of Columbia area. As a Senior Accountant, your duties will include financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This position offers you great long-term potential and a strong compensation and benefits package. We are looking for someone who has excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced environment to support the continued success of the firm.
Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives
Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP
Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary Requirements - Prior work done in public accounting is desired
Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Sound written and verbal communication skills
General ledger experience
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Experience in SOX control execution/documentation
3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Skilled at time management
Skilled with ERP systems
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app (https://www.roberthalf.com/mobile) and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.