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.
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
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