Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Lexington, Kentucky
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842874_2845219

Are you a driven Accountant with a natural tendency to ask “Why” so that you can understand the big picture and/or suggest improvements? This job is for you! We have partnered with a long-standing company looking to add top-level talent to their team in the general Lexington area. Excellent benefits and potential for hybrid work schedule.

For more information and immediate confidential consideration, please send your resume to Stacy.Fletcher@ParkerLynch.com.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Ensure timely and accurate accounting entries are made to the general ledger and subsidiary accounts.
  • Assist in closing the financial books monthly, quarterly and annually
  • Prepare ad hoc reports as needed and assist in preparation and analysis of data used to support accounting accruals
  • Ongoing monitoring of performance against budget, making recommendations when necessary
  • Provide support for internal and external audits
  • Contribute to preparing annual budget
  • Participate in development of closing schedules and ensure deadlines are met
  • Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA or CPA track preferred
  • 4+ years of accounting experience
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices, financial markets, banking and the analysis and reporting of financial data
  • Must be fast-learning and quick-thinking, accurate, organized and analytical individual with ability to maintain a high aptitude for detailed work
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment


  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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