Senior Accountant

Connecticut, Westport Westport USA
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DescriptionReporting to the Accounting Manager, the Senior Accountant is responsible for assisting both the manager in the preparation of the monthly, quarterly and year-end financial statements, and the CFO as required. The Senior Accountant will join a team of accountants, and will be responsible for leading the month-end close, reviewing and reconciling the General Ledger, posting and reviewing journal entries, analyzing financial information, and reporting variances for assigned companies.RESPONSIBILITIES

Perform as the lead accountant for multiple companies

Prepare journal entries and lead the month-end close processes.

Assist in the preparation of annual financial statements (including footnotes).

Assist in the preparation of annual tax filing for IRS Form 990 and MA Form PC.

Assist in the preparation of the monthly financial statements, including variance analysis and balance sheet review.

Assist in research on technical accounting issues with staff and external auditors as required to comply with US GAAP.

Review company financial statements and balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis to identify unusual items, variances or trends, which impact the consolidated results.

Assist with the annual and interim audits and other related audit activities.

Ensure the accuracy and timeliness of allocations and direct charges.

Ensure the completeness and accuracy of inter-company account activity.

Ensure the accurate completion of account reconciliations and lead the resolution of un-reconciled accounts.


BS Degree (Accounting preferred)

3+ years of related accounting experience.

MBA and/or CPA a plus

Public accounting experience preferred

Strong Accounting skills required

Analytical skills needed for analyzing and reconciling accounts.

Interpersonal skills needed for interacting effectively with internal and external parties

Team player

Good communication skills

Strong systems

Job Type: Full-timeSalary: $75,000.00 to $95,000.00 /yearExperience:

relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

Accounting: 3 years (Preferred)

quickbooks or netsuite: 1 year (Preferred)

Please email your resume to [email protected] 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.Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888.490.5461 for additional information.All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.© 2019 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.Salary: $75,000.00 - $95,000.00 / YearlyLocation: Westport, CTDate Posted: November 1, 2019Employment Type: Full-timeJob Reference: 00720-9502278444Staffing Area: Finance

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Job Details

ID #2823095
State Connecticut
City Westport
Source Robert Half International
Showed 2019-11-02
Date 2019-11-02
Deadline 2019-12-31
Category Et cetera
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