Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Phoenix, Arizona
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker+Lynch is hiring for a direct hire Senior Accountant role in the Scottsdale/Phoenix area. As a Senior Accountant, you’ll support a global education company that’s focused on providing students with professional development opportunities and top-tier learning programs. You’re a strong match if you have your bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, 5+ years of experience and extensive reconciliation and month-end skills. The salary range is between $65,000-75,000, along with a competitive benefits package, 401(k) and PTO.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform in-depth balance sheet and bank statement reconciliations
  • Balance inter-company transactions on a monthly basis
  • Prepare and post journal entries and reconcile general ledger accounts
  • Conduct budget to actual analysis and research complex discrepancies
  • Book fixed assets, maintain depreciation schedule and complete roll forwards
  • Oversee accounts payable/receivable functions and run AR and revenue recognition reports
  • Assume month-end close tasks, assist with Ad Hoc projects and annual

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance required
  • 5+ years of corporate, general ledger accounting experience
  • Proficiency in Excel (pivot tables/VLOOKUP) and ERP software preferred
  • Excellent reconciliation, research, reporting and analysis skills
  • Deadline-driven, detail-oriented and strong prioritization abilities
  • Effective communication (verbal/written) and problem-solving skills
  • Enjoys streamlining processes and thrives in a fast-paced, high-volume environment  

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