Senior Level Accountant

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Feb 06, 2017
Closes
Apr 07, 2017
Hours
Full Time

Summary

A Managed Accounting Services Senior Accountant will be responsible for a variety of clients.  The Senior Accountant is primarily responsible for collecting, reconciling and summarizing accounting information, and entering data into different accounting software.  The Senior Accountant is also responsible for the month-end close process, financial reporting and the supervision of the Staff Accountant.   The work is performed either at Han Group offices or at the clients’ site which are in Washington DC Metropolitan area.

Responsibilities

·         Develop and maintain an understanding of the accounting operations within the organization.  Obtain a working knowledge of accounting software packages.  Perform month-end close process.  Prepare monthly bank and /or investment account reconciliations.

·         Maintain fixed assets schedule.

·         Prepare various general ledger account reconciliations.

·         Prepare financial statements for the client by the agreed upon deadline. 

·         Train and oversee Staff assigned to the engagements.

·         Review the daily data entry by the accounting staff to ensure accurate posting in the accounting package.

·         Oversee timely mailing of outstanding receivable invoices to debtors.

·         Responsible for recommending and enforcing the internal controls, policies and procedures, established by the client.

·         Preparation of audit schedules, confirmation letters, etc.

·         Assist with responding to auditor inquiries.

·         Perform client services as outlined in the engagement letter and proposal submitted to the client.

 

Qualifications

·         BS or advanced degree in Accounting

·         CPA preferred

·         2 – 3 years of public or private accounting experience

·         Nonprofit experience preferred

·         Intacct experience preferred

·         Experience in performing or assisting in month-end closing

·         Ability to meet deadlines and take ownership of work

·         Excellent communication and organizational skills

·         Attention to detail and strong time management

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