Robert Half Finance & Accounting Sr. Accountant in Saint Paul, Minnesota
Robert Half Finance is looking for a Senior Accountant for a full-time opportunity. 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. In addition to a strong compensation and benefits package, this position offers a great long-term potential. 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 the east metro. Major responsibilities - Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process - Produce monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management purposes - Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations - Uphold company standards when working with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls; while also providing support on special requests when required - Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and SOX testing with internal and external auditors - Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables primarily in the compensation area such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports - Analyze financial information and report on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks) - Offer involvement in various department-wide initiatives - Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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Req ID: 02310-0010078437
Functional Role: Accountant - Sr.
City: Saint Paul
Postal Code: 55101
Requirements: - Knowledge of equipment lease accounting - Self-starter and strong ethical standards - Oracle 11i or higher, or other ERP system experience - Detailed and have the ability work independently - 3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience - Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued - Skill with Hyperion reporting products required - Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus - Able to manage time well - Microsoft Excel experience - BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred - SEC reporting and SOX compliance is a plus - Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - Excellent communication and organizational skills