Sr. Accountant

Posted 5 days ago by Robert Half
Wichita, KS
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description


Are you determined to rise to different challenges and reach goals quickly but effectively? Does the chance to join a well-known Transport company thrill you? Robert Half may have the job you are looking for. Your tasks as Senior Accountant 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. You will need first-rate analytical skills to successfully fill this role. This well-compensated, full-time position includes benefits and growth possibilities. This Senior Accountant role is with a company in the Transport field and is located in Wichita, Kansas. If interested and for immediate consideration contact Melissa Valenzuela at (816) 601-1192.

What you get to do every day

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

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

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

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

– Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP

– Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary

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

– Participate in various department-wide initiatives

– Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations

Requirements – Proven analytical skills – defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions

– Strong attention to detail

– Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

– Excellent verbal and written communication skills

– Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

– Proficient in ERP systems

– Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

– General familiarity with journal entries

– Proficiency in Review Financial Statements

– Quality experience with SAP

– Proven knowledge of Ledger Account Reconciliation

– Well-founded grasp of Complex Transaction

– SOX experience

– Internal Control experience

– Good understanding of System Upgrades

– US GAAP experience

– Earlier work involving manufacturing

– Previous experience working with Technical Support

– Wide ranging experience with Microsoft Excel

– Skills in Software Implementations

– Expertise in Mergers & Acquisitions (M& A)

– Practical knowledge of general ledger

– Prior work done in public accounting is desired

– Must have excellent time management skills

– BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

– Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

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

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