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Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in Northbrook, Illinois

Description Your talents will be used to prepare and consolidate financial statements, analyze and reconcile accounts, analyze cash flow, build budgets and forecasts, prepare audits, and handle internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Crucial components of the role include analytical skills and an ability to handle a challenging, fast-paced work culture. In addition to excellent compensation and benefits, the company offers the opporunity to advance.

Your responsibilities

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

  • Provide monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

  • Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives

  • Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

  • Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary

  • Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP

  • When working with business partners, ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls. Additionally, be able to provide support on special requests

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

  • Month end closings experience desired

  • Strong familiarity with Cash Flow Analysis

  • Knowledge of Financial Statement

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued

  • Outstanding analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

  • Proficient in ERP systems

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

  • Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Able to manage time well

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

  • Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus

  • Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills

  • SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience

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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