Sr. Accountant

Posted 2 months ago by Robert Half
Salt Lake, UT
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description

Description

**Contact Elisha Anderson with Robert Half to be immediately considered for this opportunity 385-217-9684

The Senior Accountant has responsibility for all aspects of financial reporting to ensure accurate and timely financial statements. This position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, financial reporting, year-end audit preparation and the support of budget and forecast activities. Some other key areas of focus are: understanding of and executing billing to customers across a number of projects, assisting in cash applications, AR, AP, process improvement, ERP systems, and SAP experience strongly preferred.

Requirements

+ 2-5 years of experience – full cycle accounting

+ Bachelor in Accounting, CPA or working on CPA preferred

+ Assist in ensuring an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close to include preparing journal entries, reconciliations and working papers

+ Assist in ensuring the timely reporting of all monthly financial information according to corporate mandated schedules and ensures all financial reporting deadlines are met

+ Prepare and analyzes budgets and monthly forecasts as well as updates to budgets and forecasts

+ Prepares financial reporting and analysis for management on an ongoing and ad hoc basis

+ Prepares and reports on variance analysis and trends, including determining root cause and driving corrective action with appropriate groups

+ Works closely with management team and other employees throughout the company to support accurate financial reporting and forecasting

+ Collaborates with the other finance team members to support overall department goals and objectives

+ Monitors and analyzes work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy

+ Assist with preparation of internal and external audit schedules. Monitors compliance with company processes and procedures

+ Bank reconciliations, general ledger accounting, various other month-close tasks

+ Assist in ensuring an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close to include preparing journal entries, reconciliations and working papers

+ Assist in ensuring the timely reporting of all monthly financial information according to corporate mandated schedules and ensures all financial reporting deadlines are met

+ Prepare and analyzes budgets and monthly forecasts as well as updates to budgets and forecasts

+ Prepares financial reporting and analysis for management on an ongoing and ad hoc basis

+ Prepares and reports on variance analysis and trends, including determining root cause and driving corrective action with appropriate groups

+ Works closely with management team and other employees throughout the company to support accurate financial reporting and forecasting

+ Collaborates with the other finance team members to support overall department goals and objectives

+ Monitors and analyzes work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy

+ Assist with preparation of internal and external audit schedules. Monitors compliance with company processes and procedures

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