Sr. Accountant

Posted 3 weeks ago by Robert Half
Santa Fe Springs, CA
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description

Description If you have a background in accounting and are searching for a role with a highly respected Security firm, Robert Half may have the Senior Accountant position for you. This role prepares and consolidates financial statements, analyzes and reconciles accounts, analyzes cash flow, creates budgets and forecasts, prepares audits, and manages internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting to attain company goals. Candidates will need excellent analytical skills and an ability to keep up in a fast-paced workspace. Located in Santa Fe Springs, California, this Senior Accountant role is with a company in the Security field. The company is proud to offer excellent compensation, as well as benefits and advancement opportunities.

What you get to do every day

– Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary

– Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

– Engage in various department-wide initiatives

– Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations

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

– Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

– Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary

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

– Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP Requirements – General familiarity with SAP B1 – Business One

– Well-founded grasp of Month-end Journal Entries

– Deep understanding of Fixed Asset Inventory

– Proven knowledge of journal entries

– Foundational knowledge in inventory analysis

– General ledger experience

– Fixed Asset Accounting experience preferred

– Fixed Asset Depreciation experience desired

– Be detailed, flexible, and organized

– Excellent communication and organizational skills

– Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

– Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

– BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

– Skilled with ERP systems

– Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

– Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

– Able to manage time well

– Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

– Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued

– Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus

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

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