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Senior Accountant - External Reporting

Robert Half Finance & Accounting • Philadelphia, PA

Posted 1 month ago

Job Snapshot

$75,000 - $85,000/Year
Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services
Accounting, Finance

Job Description

Ref ID: 03720-0010948031

Classification: Accountant - Sr.

Compensation: $75,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year

Robert Half Finance currently has a vacancy for a full-time Senior Accountant - External Reporting to bring their leadership skills and experience to a growing finance team in the Philadelphia area. As the Senior Accountant - External Reporting, you will play a critical role in the drafting of external reporting deliverables, including SEC compliant Financial Statements and Footnote Disclosures. The Senior Accountant - External Reporting will also assist with technical accounting research, benchmarking and papering of technical accounting policies. Key responsibilities ? Assist Director and Manager of External Reporting in publishing quarterly and annual SEC compliant Financial Statement?s and related disclosures using the Workiva financial reporting tool. ? Assist in documentation and review of new transactions to ensure compliance with applicable US GAAP and SEC regulations. ? Participate, as needed, in integration of any acquisitions and establish accounting policy processes for newly acquired companies. Interested candidates should email their resume to

Job Requirements

The ideal Senior Accountant - External Reporting candidate should have a Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or Business with strong Accounting experience. Other requirements for the Senior Project Accountant position include and are not limited to: ? 3+ years of accounting experience ? Big 4 public accounting experience preferred. ? Strong technical knowledge of accounting principles, financial disclosure requirements and techniques, including SEC rules and regulations. ? Extensive experience in the preparation and presentation of financial statements under guidelines established by the - SEC and US GAAP, including a solid foundation of the financial statement close processes. ? Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Excel, Word, Outlook and Powerpoint. ? Ability to work independently and as part of a team and take on new tasks with high level of difficulty. Interested candidates should email their resume to

Robert 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.

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