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Senior Accountant at Robert Half

Senior Accountant

Robert Half Houston, TX Full-Time
$70,000 - $90,000/Year
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Ref ID: 04340-0012067862

Classification: Sr. Accountant

Compensation: $70000.00 to $90000.00 yearly

Robert Half has an opening for an experienced, driven Senior Accountant to provide leadership and know-how to a growing team. This is a permanent opportunity in the Houston, Texas area. As a Senior Accountant, your responsibilities will include 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 a candidate that possesses excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced environment to support the successful growth of the firm.


Key responsibilities


- Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations


- 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


- Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP


- Engage in various department-wide initiatives


- Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary


- Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process


- Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner


- Successfully collaborate with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures, controls and provide support on special requests when necessary

- Solid understanding of bank reconciliations


- Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills


- Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required


- ERP system experience


- Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines


- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred


- Excellent attention to detail


- Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued


- Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing


- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges


- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity


- SEC reporting and SOX compliance is a plus


- 3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience


- Ability to handle multiple projects within strict deadlines



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. [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Senior Accountant 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 [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Senior Accountant for more information.

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