Senior Accountant - Salaried Professional Service

Recruiter
Accountemps
Location
Baton Rouge
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Jan 2019
Closes
02 Feb 2019
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Ref ID:04718782

Classification:Accountant – Sr.

Compensation:$28.00 to $30.00 per hour

Accountemps – Salaried Professional Service (SPS) is seeking a Senior Accountant for an emerging client of ours in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The Senior Accountant will be responsible for reconciling accounts, preparing financial statements, performing revenue reconciliations, internal audit preparations, assisting with budget preparation and preparing the monthly budget variance analysis, journal entries and other ad hoc duties. Ability to demonstrate strong critical thinking and problem–solving skills. Ability to analyze complex problems, identify potential solutions and apply sound decision–making. The Salaried Professional Service is a UNIQUE position to work as a salaried employee deployed with our top clients for mission–critical projects such as system implementations, mergers and acquisitions, and year–end projects. These constantly–changing projects help keep the job exciting and keep you increasing your accounting skills. If interested in hearing more, please submit your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resum?] for immediate consideration! Responsibilities: – Work with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls and provide support on special requests. – Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks) – Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations – Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process – Participate in various department–wide initiatives – Ad–hoc projects as necessary
– 6+ years of accounting experience – 4+ years of recent experience with journal entries, audit preparation, and revenue reconciliation – Strong experience with SAP accounting software – Excellent Microsoft Excel skills is preferred – A Bachelor's in Accounting or Finance is 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.

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