Robert Half International Accountant in YORK, Pennsylvania
Our client in York is hiring an Accountant for a small, fast-growing investment firm. This is a long-term temporary-to-full-time employment opportunity , so if you are a dedicated candidate, you might be a good fit. You will be responsible for advising management on the allocation of resources to accomplish objectives in a timely manner and preparing reports for management. You will join a dynamic team as a key member of the accounting team in areas including forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management. This Accountant role is based in the York, Pennsylvania, area. We seek a candidate with a strong work ethic and a demonstrated competency in Accounting.
What you get to do every day
Oversee the monthly and quarterly financial close process by working with Accounting
Reconciliations (Month-End Close) Reconcile bank and brokerage accounts
Ideal candidate would have an adaptable nature and experience dealing with vast amounts of information while exceeding expectations
Assess potential risks and opportunities and research performance
Create Quarterly investment reports, download investment reporting data and create spreadsheets for distribution to senior management
Perform extensive research on the underlying internal and external drivers that are affecting performance and trending
Work next to cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to execute against plans
Audits - Review activity of accounts to ensure all transactions are authorized and accurate
Ad hoc projects - Upon request, participate in accounting / investment related projects
Maintain weekly, quarterly and annual Area/Segment-level Bookings and P& L forecasting
Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is ideal, but not required
Excellent verbal, written, and social communication skills
Skills in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly desired (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)
BA/BS degree in finance or a related field
Bank reconciliations experience desired
Strong familiarity with journal entries
Demonstrated knowledge of tax returns
Experience with QuickBooks or Quicken
Knowledge of general ledger
Adeptness in auditing
Critical thinking, problem solving, ability to work independently
Demonstrated ability to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds
Background in financial analysis and planning
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