Financial Reporting Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Sparks Glencoe, MD
Jun 27, 2022
Jul 12, 2022
Full Time
Description A well-respected firm in the Manufacturing field is working with Robert Half to find a Senior Accountant with previous accounting experience. In this position, you will be in charge of preparing and consolidating financial statements, analyzing and reconciling accounts, analyzing cash flow, creating budgets and forecasts, and preparing audits, as well as managing internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Candidates with strong analytical skills and a preference for challenging and fast-paced work environments will be successful in this position. This Senior Accountant role is based in Sparks, Maryland with a company in the Manufacturing field. In addition to excellent compensation and benefits, the company offers the opportunity to advance. Interested candidates should forward their resume directly to Jorge Ventura - (LinkedIn) jorge-ventura-cpa-90385945/ at Robert Half for consideration.How you will make an impact- Formulate Balance Sheet account reconciliations- Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests- Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions- Partake in various department-wide initiatives- Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP- Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner- Allocate and prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis reports for management- Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors- Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary Requirements - SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience- Proficient in ERP systems- Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the company- 2+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience- Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus- Skill with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required- Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills- Must have excellent time management skills- Command of financial statement preparation- Experience with Footnote Preparation- US GAAP experience desired- Proficiency in Audit Compliance- Footnote Disclosures experience preferred- Adeptness in month end closings- Be detailed, flexible, and organized- Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred- Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems- Prior work done in public accounting is desired 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 ( 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 US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use ( .