Accountant Senior

Robert Half Accountemps
Mechanicsburg, PA
Aug 12, 2022
Aug 23, 2022
Full Time
Description Robert Half is looking to find qualified candidates to fill the role of a senior-level Accountant. In this role, you will enter data, review financial statements, and create and manipulate Excel spreadsheets. You will report to the Accounting Manager of a dynamic team and be offered the potential for career growth. This role could be a great match if you have an aptitude for Excel, you maintain a positive attitude, and you are open to an entry-level accounting position. Based in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, this entry-level Accountant job is a long-term contract / temporary opportunity.This position is remote for EST candidates only?Work Schedule (Shift/Work Hours):8am - 5pm ESTWhat you get to do every day+ May be responsible for performing higher complexity accounting activities relating to accounts payable, broker commissions, general ledger and other financial areas. + Responsible for certain corporate monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports and prepare supplemental financial statements, high level account analysis and complex journal entries. + Prepares financial statements and supplemental financial reports. + Prepares complex journal entries and provides analysis of general ledger accounts, variances and trends. + Prepares monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports for the Board of Directors, and other programs requiring stand-alone financial reporting. + Creates and maintains standard and customized financial reports for the Enterprise. + Works on various accounts payable and brokers commission functions and prepares ad-hoc management reporting as required. + Provides accounting and payment processing for all Enterprise unclaimed property reporting. + Provides advice and training for less experienced Accountants and resolves escalated issues, as needed. + May perform higher level accounting functions for accounts payable or broker commissions. + Performs miscellaneous duties as assigned. Requirements + A Bachelor's degree in Accounting or equivalent education, training or experience is required. A minimum of 5 years related accounting and financial work experience.+ Advanced knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and general accounting structure, policies and procedures. + Excellent organizational/time management and prioritization skills. + Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills. + Ability to work effectively in teams. + Must be PC literate; MSOffice skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) with strong Excel skills. + Knowledge of Oracle Financial System Ability to operate standard office equipment (personal computer, photocopy machine, fax machine, etc.). + Ability to clearly present written information and findings + Ability to clearly and concisely communicate financial and other concepts. 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 1.888.490.3195. 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 legally 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 ( .