Senior Accountant (Sarasota, FL)

  • Location
    Sarasota, Florida
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 65000 - $ 75000

Our client, a billion dollar global leader in their industry is looking for a Senior Accountant to add to their team! They are a very well respected company and this position is open to do growth! This is an amazing opportunity for someone who wants to learn and grow and work with incredibly talented individuals.  

What you will be doing in this role:

  • Prepare a variety of journal entries by compiling, analyzing, and auditing accounts or other support information
  • Perform account reconciliations including identifying any discrepancies; establishes, communicates and drives plan for timely corrective action
  • Works closely with other regional and cross functional teams to ensure revenue, expense, assets and liabilities are recorded timely, appropriately and accurately during the close process
  • Provide appropriate financial analysis including but not limited to trend and variance analysis, account and transaction research as required by the finance leaders
  • Establish a professional network in the company and improve accounting’s standing as a reliable support team by independently providing timely and accurate accounting support as needed
  • Develop standard and ad hoc reports with analysis to support business objectives as needed
  • Assist on audit and tax requests as assigned
  • Assist and train other accountants in research of issues that require advanced accounting or system knowledge
  • Ensure compliance with company accounting procedures and internal control policies; recommends updates as appropriate

The ideal candidate will have:

  • CPA (highly preferred)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Master’s in accounting preferred
  • 5+ years of full-time work experience in General Leger
  • Experience related area in public or private accounting required
  • Extensive understanding of GAAP
  • Large ERP system experience
  • Advanced Excel (pivot tables, vlookups, ERP retrieve tools, etc)
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
If you are interested in this Senior Accountant role, please email your resume to Faith Jones at