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Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in LE CLAIRE, Iowa

Description Are you quick and efficient in your work? Does the thought of working with a respectable company thrill you? If your answers are yes, then Robert Half Finance may have the job you want. Financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting will be among your duties as Senior Accountant. You will need first-rate analytical skills to successfully fill this role. This full-time position includes solid compensation, good benefits, and the possibility to grow.

Key responsibilities

  • Engage in various department-wide initiatives

  • Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP

  • Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

  • Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary

  • Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

  • Work with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls and provide support on special requests

  • Commitment to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

  • Assemble monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting Requirements - Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

  • Financial statement preparation experience required

  • Accounts Payable (AP) experience preferred

  • Deep understanding of budget forecasting

  • Accounts Receivable (AR) experience highly desired

  • Solid understanding of bank reconciliations

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

  • Skillful in analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience

  • 5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

  • Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus

  • Strong time management skills preferred

  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

  • Proficient in ERP systems

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

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

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

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