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Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in NEW YORK, New York

Description Robert Half currently has a short-term contract / temporary opportunity for an experienced Senior Accountant to join their dynamic, innovative team. 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 New York, New York 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!

What you get to do every single day

  • Ad-hoc projects as required

  • Build analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

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

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

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

  • Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

  • Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments

  • Formulate Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process Requirements - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Strong time management and organizational skills

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • Must be proficient and able to complete various financial reporting tasks

  • 7+ years of overall general accounting experience

  • Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing, with functional department managers

  • The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus

  • Competence with financial data analysis and report generation that is prompt and accurate

  • Wide ranging experience with Microsoft Excel

  • Well-founded grasp of account reconciliation

  • Strong familiarity with month end closings

  • Financial reporting experience

  • Year end closings experience highly desired

  • Quarter-end experience

  • General familiarity with Process Payments

  • Annual Financial Reporting experience

  • Quality experience with Intacct

  • Proven knowledge of accruals

  • Practical knowledge of SOX

  • ERP system experience

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are desired

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire 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 named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

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