Robert Half Accountemps Sr. Accountant in ASTORIA, New York
Accountemps is looking for a Senior Accountant for a long term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, account analysis and reconciliations, financial statement preparation and consolidation, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This Senior Accountant position offers you great experience and a strong compensation and benefits package and is based in the Astoria, New York area. We are looking for a Senior Accountant who has excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast paced environment to support the continued success of the firm. Apply today!
Assemble monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Assist in coordinating 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
Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)
Put together Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Dedication 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
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
Outstanding skills in analyzing financial data and promptly generating accurate reports
Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing, with functional department managers
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Possess strong organizational and follow-up skills
BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
Accountemps 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® 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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