Accountant

Employer
Accountemps
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jan 14, 2019
Closes
Jan 16, 2019
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID:04514-0010801139Classification:Accountant - Sr.Compensation:DOEAccountemps is currently looking for an experienced Senior Accountant to join their dynamic team for a long term temporary opportunity. Operating as a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for 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 Senior Accountant opening is located in the Washington, District of Columbia area and will offer you great experience, strong compensation, and an attractive benefits package. If you are looking for a rewarding, career building experience with an exciting company, apply today and send your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resume]! How you will make an impact - Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations - Administer monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP - Ad-hoc projects as necessary - Review financial results (benchmarks, trends, performance metrics) - Arrange monthly consolidated PL and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting - Continually improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process - Participate in various department-wide initiatives - Organize quarterly reviews and SOX testing with internal and external auditors - Operate with business partners to create compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls and provide support on special requests- Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus - BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are highly desired - Highly capable of analyzing financial data and quickly creating accurate reports - QuickBooks experience - Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment - Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing, with functional department managers - Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail - Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required - SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience - Efficient in ERP systems - Strong organization skills - Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlinesAccountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills - helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune(R) magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.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) 2018 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

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