Robert Half Accountemps Sr. Accountant in St. Helena, California

If you're an experienced Senior Accountant with an eye for accuracy, Accountemps currently has a long term temporary opportunity for you to check out. Operating as a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for 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 Senior Accountant position offers you great experience and a strong compensation and benefits package and is based in the St. Helena, California area. We are need of a Senior Accountant with proven analytical skills and enjoys the thrill of working in a fast paced environment. Submit your application today!

Major responsibilities

  • Ad-hoc projects as required

  • Arrange monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

  • Bring a daily dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

  • Operate with business partners to create compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls and provide support on special requests

  • Arrange quarterly reviews and SOX testing with internal and external auditors

  • Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments

  • Implement monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

  • Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Review financial results (benchmarks, trends, performance metrics)

Call Danielle Martinez at 707-578-3355 or send your most recent resume to to be considered about this position IMMEDIATELY! This position will be filled before the end of the month!

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

  • Foundational knowledge in manual payroll

  • Background working with budget forecasting

  • Demonstrated knowledge of independent systems (Payroll)

  • Practical knowledge of financial analysis

  • Budgeting experience highly preferred

  • Adeptness in payroll

  • Microsoft Office experience

  • Command of Oracle Financials

  • Payroll systems for 100-500 employees experience highly desired

  • Oracle experience

  • General familiarity with account analysis

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

  • Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Outstanding skills in analyzing financial data and promptly generating accurate reports

  • Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

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

  • ERP system experience

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must

  • Demonstrated skills in interacting effectively, both verbally and in writing, with functional managers

  • Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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