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Sr. Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting Rosemont, IL 11/9/2019
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Job Description

Ref ID: 01360-0010963543

Job Category: Sr. Accountant

Compensation: $60000.00 to $65000.00 yearly

Your main responsibilities in this position would include financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Candidates with strong analytical skills and a preference for challenging and fast-paced work environments will be prosperous in this position. Along with a strong benefits package, this position is well compensated and offers the possibility to advance.


- Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

- Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

- Offer involvement in various department-wide initiatives

- When working with business partners, ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls. Additionally, be able to provide support on special requests

- Adherence to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

- Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary

- Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

- Allocate and prepare monthly consolidated P&L and Balance Sheet flux analysis reports for management

- Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations

Job Requirements

- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

- Skilled with ERP systems

- Earlier practice in public accounting is highly valued

- knowledge of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

- Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

- Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Self-starter and strong ethical standards

- SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) practice

- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

- Foundational knowledge in payroll

- skills in account reconciliation

- Month end closings practice

- General familiarity with journal entries

- Demonstrated knowledge of journal entries

- Accounts Payable (AP) practice desired

- Adeptness in Microsoft Excel

- Accounts Receivable (AR) practice

- Strong time management skills preferred

- 3-5 years of overall general accounting practice, ideally with Big 4 practice

- Excellent verbal, written, and social skills

Robert 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 prosperously 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 has appeared on Fortune® 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.
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Job Snapshot

Base Pay $60,000.00 - $65,000.00 /Year
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting, Finance
Education Not Specified
practice Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 01360-0010963543

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Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Robert Half Finance & Accounting pioneered specialized financial recruitment in 1948 and today, as a result, is the worldwide leader in the industry. We specialize in placing practiced professionals in areas such as accounting, finance, credit and collections, bookkeeping, payroll and taxation. For six decades, we have developed lasting relationships with the industry- leading companies we serve, giving us access to the best career opportunities for our candidates.
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