At a glance
Location: US-MN-Minneapolis
Posted: 12/3/2019
Closing: 1/2/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Employment Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sr. Accountant
Robert Half Finance & Accounting U.S
Job description
Ref ID: 02320-0011197141

Classification: Sr. Accountant

Compensation: $80000.00 to $90000.00 yearly

There's a career-building opportunity for an experienced Senior Accountant to join an innovative Service company in a full-time role in the Bloomington, Minnesota area. 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. This position offers a great long-term growth potential, including a strong compensation and benefits package for the candidate. 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. Located in Bloomington, Minnesota, this Senior Accountant role is with a company in the Service field.

Your responsibilities in this role

- Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary

- Provide assistance in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external

- Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives

- Produce monthly consolidated P&L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management purposes

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

- Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process

- Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations

- Prepare financial analysis on trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.

- Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
Job requirements
- 3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

- Ability to meet deadlines

- Skilled at time management

- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

- Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well

- Skill with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

- Knowledgeable of ERP systems

- Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

- Expertise in journal entries

- Proficiency in financial statement preparation

- Revenue recognition experience

- Balance Sheet Reconciliation experience desired

- Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis

- Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus

- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

- SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience

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 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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