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Sr. Accountant

Accountemps • Rockford, IL

Posted 1 month ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time/Part-Time
$26.60 - $30.80/Hour
Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services, Credit - Loan - Collections
Accounting, Finance, Professional Services

Job Description

Ref ID:01313-0010904917

Classification:Accountant - Sr.

Compensation:$26.60 to $30.80 per hour

Accountemps is searching for an accomplished Senior Accountant for a long-term temporary opportunity in the Manufacturing industry. 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 opening is located in the Rockford, Illinois area and will offer you great experience, strong compensation, and an attractive benefits package. If you are looking for a rewarding, career building experience with an exciting company, apply today! What you get to do every day - Analyze financial results (benchmarks, trends, performance metrics) - Complete other projects as required - Administer monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP - Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations - Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors - Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments - Achieve compliance with corporate accounting policies and procedures and controls by working with business partners - Ready monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting - An endless desire to improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

Job Requirements

- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines - Knowledgeable of ERP systems - Outstanding skills in analyzing financial data and promptly generating accurate reports - Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus - Ability to work well with functional department managers - Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance - Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience - Solid understanding of SAP - Budget forecasting experience - Forecasting experience - Account reconciliation experience - If you can demonstrate proficiency in financial reporting systems, you might be the right person for this position - Highly organized, attentive, has a sense of urgency, flexible and able to deal with frequent interruptions and changing priorities - BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred - The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills - Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges - Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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