Robert Half Sr. Accountant in WHITE PLAINS, New York
Description Your talents will be used to prepare and consolidate financial statements, analyze and reconcile accounts, analyze cash flow, build budgets and forecasts, prepare audits, and handle internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. To be successful, candidates need to be highly adept at analytics and working in challenging, fast-paced environments. Along with a strong benefits package, this position is well compensated and offers the possibility to advance.
Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Provide assistance in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external
Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions
Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives
Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Prepare financial analysis on trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
Provide monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Uphold company standards when working with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls; while also providing support on special requests when required Requirements - Prior work done in public accounting is desired
3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
Ability to meet deadlines
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
Be detailed, flexible, and organized
Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Solid understanding of fund accounting
Strong analytical capabilities and discernment
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
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.
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