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Senior Accountant

at Robert Half

Posted: 11/27/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 00200-9502327760

Job Description

Description

Robert Half is looking for an experienced Senior accountant to join our team of Salaried Professionals in the East Valley.
A successful Senior accountant combines excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to analyze financial reports and forecasts. The ideal candidate lives in the East Valley and has also experience collaborating and/or managing a team of accountants and junior accountants. Senior accountant duties also include ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all of our accounting tasks.

Responsibilities

* Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable
* Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
* Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
* Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending
* Provide technical support and advice on Management accountant
* Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
* Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers
* Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process
* Provide input into department’s goal setting process
* Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
* Assist with tax audits and tax returns
* Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
* Plan, assign and review staff’s work
* Support month-end and year-end close process
* Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
* Ensure compliance with GAAP principles
* Liaise with our Financial manager and Accounting manager to improve financial procedures

Please email resume directly to Rachel.Chappell@roberthalf.com

Requirements

* Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
* In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
* Awareness of business trends
* Familiarity with financial accounting statements
* Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
* Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, like QuickBooks
* Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
* Accuracy and attention to detail
* Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
* BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant
* Relevant certification (e.g. CMA or CPA) will be preferred

Please email resume directly to Rachel.Chappell@roberthalf.com

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