Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in Long Beach, California

Description

This Senior Accountant role handles financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. The challenging, fast-paced work environment requires top-notch analytical skills. Along with a strong benefits package, this Senior Accountant position is well compensated and offers the possibility to advance.

Your responsibilities in this role

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

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

  • Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and SOX testing with internal and external auditors

  • Uphold company standards when working with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls; while also providing support on special requests when required

  • Provide monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

  • Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary

  • Offer involvement in various department-wide initiatives

  • Analyze financial information and report on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

  • Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations

For confidential consideration, please email your resume in MS Word format to David Bizub at [email protected] or call David at 310.719.1400. If you are already working with a recruiter from Robert Half, please contact him or her directly to expedite your candidacy for this role.

Requirements

  • SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience

  • Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions

  • Must have excellent time management skills

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

  • Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills

  • High attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and writing skills

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

  • Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued

  • Well-founded grasp of bank reconciliations

  • Accounts payable experience

  • Business analysis experience

  • Proven knowledge of budget forecasting

  • Deep understanding of year end closings

  • Accounts receivable experience desired

  • Month end closings experience preferred

  • 5+ years of overall general accounting experience

  • Skill with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

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 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 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.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 844.539.2523 for additional information.

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Salary: $75,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year

Location: Long Beach, CA

Date Posted: December 5, 2018

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 00460-0010646573

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting & Finance