Accountant/Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Saint Louis, Missouri
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842877_2710770

Senior Accountant

 

Parker&Lynch is partnering with a growing St. Louis based company to hire a strong Senior Accountant who will be the right-hand person to the Accounting Manager.  This company has a very positive, team culture and offers growth.

 

Responsibilities of Senior Accountant:

 

  • Primary responsibility is to prepare financial statements and supporting schedules according to monthly close schedule
  • Facilitate and complete monthly close procedures
  • Responsible for accounting for the fixed assets
  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations
  • Assist with analyzing financial statements monthly and report on variances
  • Assist with financial and tax audits
  • Assist with preparing tax returns and corporate reporting requirements
  • Assist in documentation and monitoring of internal controls
  • Assist in developing and enforcing accounting and employee policies/procedures
  • Assist in weekly/monthly reporting and analytics
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Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Strong understanding of accounting, GL and financial statements
  • Three or more years of solid accounting experience is required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are needed