Senior Accountant, Consultant

  • Location
    Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842407_2819804

Parker+Lynch is looking for a Senior Accountant to assist our client on a consulting basis with a 3-6-month project. Your main focus will be handling high-level, complex reconciliations while also completing regular month end and general ledger accounting functions. You’re the perfect candidate if you enjoy taking on new and challenging projects and enjoy the flexibility of contract work. Your bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business is required, along with 5+ years of related experience (see below). Lastly, ideally you will be able to begin this engagement right away.

This is an on-site position where social distancing, mask and pandemic safety protocols are followed at all times. 

Pay rate is between $35-45 per hour, and candidates

Essential job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform complex bank, balance sheet, income statement and GL account reconciliations
  • Research and resolve account discrepancies and prepare and post journal entries to reflect account adjustments
  • Provide backup support within the accounts payable and accounts receivable departments
  • Assist the Controller with audit, Ad Hoc and special Excel-based projects/requests 
  • Prepare monthly financial reports, analyze financial statements and assist with fixed assets/depreciation review
  • Education, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business
  • 5+ years of senior-level accounting experience
  • Advanced Excel skills- Pivot Tables, VLOOKUP and Macros
  • Strong reconciliations, research and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent attention to detail, deadline-driven and strong prioritization skills
  • Sharp communication (verbal and written) and collaboration skills
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