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Sr. Accountant

Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location: South Gate
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Job Description:

Description There's currently an opening for a permanent Senior Accountant to bring their knowledge and expertise to a growing company in the Chemicals Manufacturing industry in the South Gate, California area. As a Senior Accountant, you will be required to perform 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 comes with a strong compensation and benefits package, including a long-term potential opportunity for the candidate. We are looking for someone who has excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced environment to support the continued success of the firm. This Senior Accountant role is located in South Gate, California.How you will make an impact- Analyze financial information and report on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)- Produce monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management purposes- Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP- Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary- Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations- Strong interest in continuously improving the automation of the accounting and reporting process- Engage in various department-wide initiatives- Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary- Provide assistance in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external Requirements - BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred- Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued- Annual Inventory experience desired- Proven knowledge of Microsoft Excel- Foundational knowledge in account reconciliation- Asset Inventory experience required- Bank Account Reconciliation experience highly desired- Deep understanding of variance analysis- Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment- 5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience- Great attention to detail- Proficient in ERP systems- Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills- Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired- Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required- SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience- Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills- Ability to meet deadlines- Strong time management skills preferred Robert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. - 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use ( .

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