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Robert Half International Senior Accountant in Houston, Texas


Robert Half Finance has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Accountant to join a reputable Financial Services company. Key parts of the role include preparing and consolidating financial statements, analyzing and reconciling accounts, analyzing cash flow, managing internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. The role requires superb analytical skills, and the work environment is challenging and fast-paced. This Senior Accountant role is based in Houston, Texas with a company in the Financial Services field. This position comes with solid compensation, benefits, and advancement opportunities.

Major responsibilities

  • Allocate and prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis reports for management

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

  • Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary

  • Commitment to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

  • Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

  • Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP

  • Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.

  • Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

  • Exceptional time management skills preferred

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus

  • Accomplished in analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

  • Financial reporting experience

  • Background working with general ledger

  • Adeptness in journal entries

  • Strong familiarity with financial statement preparation

  • Financial reconciliation experience required

  • Practical knowledge of month end closings

  • Bank reconciliations experience desired

  • General familiarity with Prepare Journal Entries

  • Microsoft Excel experience highly preferred

  • Experience with Cash Balance

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Posting Journal Entries

  • 5+ years of overall general accounting experience

  • Knowledgeable of ERP systems

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Excellent verbal, written, and social skills

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

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

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

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