Robert Half Finance & Accounting Sr. Accountant in Virginia Beach, Virginia
There's currently a vacancy at a thriving Manufacturing company for an experienced Senior Accountant on a full-time basis in the Virginia Beach, Virginia area. As a Senior Accountant, your responsibilities will include financial statement preparation, 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 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 located in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Key responsibilities - Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks) - Offer involvement in various department-wide initiatives - Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests - Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions - Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary - Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP - Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations
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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Req ID: 04550-0010334632
Functional Role: Accountant - Sr.
City: Virginia Beach
Postal Code: 23453
Requirements: - Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required - Proven knowledge of bank reconciliations - Hands-on experience with month end closings - Skills in fixed assets - Quality experience with cash management - Comprehension of general ledger - Accounting policy experience - General familiarity with cash applications - Practical knowledge of cash flow management - Year end closings experience required - Previous experience working with financial reporting - Experience with asset management - Well-founded grasp of budget forecasting - Account reconciliation experience required - Earlier work involving depreciation - Experience with journal entries - Accruals experience - Solid understanding of variance analysis - Prior experience with trial balance - Comprehensive knowledge of account analysis - Solid understanding of US GAAP - Good understanding of financial statement preparation - Wide ranging experience with costing - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills - 5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience - BA/BS in Accounting - Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions - Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Efficient in ERP systems - Self-starter and strong ethical standards - Able to manage time well