Accounting Manager

Posted 1 week ago by Robert Half
Madison, AL
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description

Description We might have your ideal Accounting Manager job, if you have with a knack for establishing and regulating an organization’s accounting and finance procedures. This job will make you feel appreciated in your day-to-day work and reward you for your efforts. A burgeoning, innovative company is on the hunt for an Accounting Manager to take charge of daily operations, such as preparing and/or reviewing appropriate ledger entries and reconciliations, maintaining the general ledger system, preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements, assisting with regulatory reporting as applicable, and related duties. Located in the Madison, Alabama area, this Accounting Manager position would be on a permanent basis. Apply today with Robert Half!

Your responsibilities

– Possess a thorough knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

– Contribute to the preparation of GAAP financial statements through data analysis, document preparation, integrity validation, and reconciliation processes

– Play a key role in system and process design, data migration, testing, training, and go-forward system administration of NetSuite Financials

– Collaborate with FP& A and accounting management to develop relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like the monthly flash report, key financial metrics, and actual spend against budgets/outlook

– Periodically review and inspect the balance sheets and income statement accounts of Senior Accountants

– Assemble various technical accounting policies, procedures, and analyses

– Encourage and manage the full accounting team performance so that close deadlines are met Requirements – Expertise in General Ledger System

– Quality experience with Month-end Close Activities

– Proficiency in general ledger

– Wide ranging experience with Monthly Close

– Previous experience working with Year-end Close

– Comprehension of Cash Flow Forecasts

– Experience with Cash Flow Forecasts

– Hands-on experience with Cash Flow Modeling

– Deep understanding of cost analysis

– Comprehensive knowledge of SAP

– General familiarity with Ledger Close

– Practical knowledge of month end closings

– Prior experience with Cash Flow Reports

– Standard Cost Accounting experience highly desired

– Skills in variance analysis

– Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)

– Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)

– Good understanding of Monthly Financial Close

– Proven knowledge of Annual Close Processes

– Expertise in cost accounting

– Foundational knowledge in asset management

– Well-founded grasp of Financial Close Process

– Foundational knowledge in Manufacturing Cost Accounting

– Earlier work involving Monthly Close Processes

– Customer service oriented communication skills that allow for pleasant and beneficial interactions with all customers

– Active problem-solver who listens for customer cues and actively resolves problems with grace and integrity

– Working knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems is valuable

– Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or equivalent degree and/or experience

– Reliable technology and analytical abilities

– Recent relevant financial experience

– CPA or MBA preferred

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