Robert Half Finance & Accounting Sr. Accountant in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

Robert Half Finance is looking for a Senior Accountant for a full-time opportunity. As a Senior Accountant, you will be required to perform 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 you great long-term potential and a strong compensation and benefits package. We are looking for a candidate that possess excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced environment to support the successful growth of the firm. Key responsibilities - Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary - Participate in various department-wide initiatives - Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and SOX testing with internal and external auditors - Perform monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables primarily in the compensation area such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports - Assemble monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting - Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. - Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations - Commitment to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process - Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when 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 FortuneĀ® 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: 01720-0010127127

Functional Role: Accountant - Sr.

Country: USA

State: KY

City: LOUISVILLE

Postal Code: 40218-2907

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $65,000.00 per year

Requirements: - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - 3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience - Hyperion systems Essbase/Smartview experience a plus - Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail - Must have excellent time management skills - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - High degree of proficiency in Microsoft Excel - BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred - SAP experience desired - Microsoft Great Plains Dynamics experience - Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges - Oracle 11i or beyond, or other ERP system knowledge - Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance - Strong communication and interpersonal skills - Background in equipment lease accounting - Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued - Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement