Sr. Accountant

Employer
Robert Half Finance & Accounting US
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID: 04510-0010074952Classification: Accountant - Sr.Compensation: $65,000.00 to $80,000.00 per yearRobert Half Finance is looking for a Senior Accountant for a full-time opportunity. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for producing financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This position offers you great long-term potential and a strong compensation and benefits package. We are seeking an individual with strong analytical skills that excels working in a challenging and fast-paced work environment while contributing to the continued success of the firm. Key responsibilities - Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary - Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables primarily in the compensation area such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports - Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. - Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations - Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and SOX testing with internal and external auditors - Engage in various department-wide initiatives - Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions - Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary - Allocate and prepare monthly consolidated PL and Balance Sheet flux analysis reports for management- Background in Oracle/Hyperion/SAP Business Objects/SFDC/Tableau - BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred - Self-starter and strong ethical standards - Understanding of Hyperion reporting products required - Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Solid understanding of Deltek preferred - Expertise in month end closings - High degree of proficiency in Microsoft Excel - Prior work done in public accounting is desired - Knowledge of equipment lease accounting - Experience in SOX control execution/documentation - Vow to meet business deadlines - Must have excellent time management skills - 3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience - Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills - Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment - Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the organization, both internally and externallyRobert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune(R) magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 844.539.2523 for additional information.All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2017 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.