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Senior Accountant

Creative Financial Staffing Janesville Full-Time
$70,000.00 - $90,000.00 / year
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Senior Accountant 

ABOUT THE COMPANY:

CFS is engaged with a leading distribution services organization with deep roots in the greater Janesville area and has seen tremendous amount of growth in the last decade! With over 25 years of quality service, our client is continuing their vision of innovation and collaboration. They offer proven career growth opportunities and focus on forward thinking strategic initiatives. Empowering employees to identify improvements and follow-through are key to the success of the organization.

WHY SHOULD YOU CONSIDER THIS?

This is a stable and growing organization with opportunities for career growth into analysis, operations, and corporate finance. This position comes with a compelling salary, 401k Match, 3 weeks PTO year one, along with other great benefits!! The team is made up of individuals who work in collaboration with one another, managing the day to day financial operations, forecasting, budgeting, and processes/procedure improvement. You will have the opportunity to work with various business unite stakeholders and watch your work come to fruition!

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

  • Daily Sales Reporting, maintenance of lease reports, and prepaid reports
  • Maintaining Fixed Assets projects
  • Sales and Use Tax reporting/filing
  • Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable reconciliations
  • General Ledger maintenance, journal entries, bank reconciliations on a weekly/monthly basis
  • Conduct special studies to analyze complex financial actions and prepare recommendations for policy, procedure, control, or action
  • Month end, quarter end, and year-end financial reporting – including presentation to executive board
  • Annual budgeting and forecasting in conjunction with department heads to ensure continuous success of the organization
  • Analyze financial information to determine present and future financial performance
  • Evaluate complex profit plans, operating records, and financial statements
  • Direct preparation of studies, reports, analyses, and recommendations in areas such as budgets, forecasts, financial plans, statistical reports, and business forecasts
  • Coordinate with all levels of management to gather, analyze, summarize, and prepare recommendations regarding financial plans, trended future requirements, and operating forecasts


EXPERIENCE PREFERRED FOR THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT ROLE:

  • BS in Finance or Accounting
  • 3+ years of general accounting experience (AR/AP, Month-end close, annual audit, fixed assets, etc.)
  • Sales & Use Tax Experience required
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Strong analytical mindset – ability to research, gather, and process key financial information

Keywords: accounting, accountant, senior accountant, operations, finance, financial analysis, sales & use tax

Skills required

Financial Transactions
Financial Statements
Financial Analysis
Forecasting
General Ledger
Standard Accounting Practices

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Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) is one of the world’s largest, privately owned accounting and financial placement companies. Since our founding in 1994, CFS has established numerous offices in the United States and the Caribbean.

Understanding & delivering: We understand the requirements of our clients and we have the resources to provide these clients with exceptional talent.

Highly qualified professionals at every level: We ensure the quality of our recruits by subjecting them to some of the most rigorous screening in the industry. As a result, major employers (Fortune 500 companies, privately-owned companies, and small businesses) increasingly rely on CFS to staff crucial positions ranging from CFOs to accounting clerks.

Personal attention: Time and time again our clients commend us on our individual focus and service. Client and recruit satisfaction is the most important part of our business, and we work hard to ensure that each placement we do is the absolute best.

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