Sr. Accountant

Posted 3 weeks ago by Robert Half
Houston, TX
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description

Description We have a vacancy for a Senior Accountant position for a permanent opportunity in the Manufacturing industry in the Houston, Texas area. As a Senior Accountant, your duties will include financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This position offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package to help you achieve long-term potential within the company. We are seeking an individual with exemplary analytical skills who enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced work environment in order to support the continued success of the company. This Senior Accountant role is based in Houston, Texas with a company in the Manufacturing field.

What you get to do every single day

– Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP

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

– Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests

– Engage in various department-wide initiatives

– Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations

– Prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

– Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary

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

– Adherence to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process Requirements – The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

– Strong organizational skills and a proven ability to meet deadlines

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

– Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

– Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

– Self-starter and strong ethical standards

– Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well

– Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus

– Command of SAP

– Month end closings experience

– Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

– Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent

– Must have excellent time management skills

– BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

– Skilled with ERP systems

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