Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842881_2722589
  • Salary:
    $ 70000 - $ 80000

As a Senior Accountant, you’ll be responsible for all month-end tasks in which require extensive analysis, reporting and research, along with daily use of Excel and SAP. The ideal Senior Accountant will have a thorough understanding of US GAAP, have 5+ years of relatable experience and be working towards or already have the CPA certification.  A combination of strong technical, problem solving, oral and written communication skills will be leading indicators for success in this role.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Create and post journal entries, as well as reconcile general ledger accounts
  • Perform financial analysis on all accounts
  • Prepare monthly financial statements for management
  • Manage fixed assets and depreciation schedules 
  • Assist with quarterly audit preparation and property tax returns/filings
  • Oversee accounts payable/receivable functions and complete several Ad Hoc projects

Education, Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance; CPA preferred
  • 5+ years of corporate accounting experience
  • Advanced Excel and technical skills (including Pivot Tables and VLOOKUP)
  • Thorough understanding of GAAP (General Accepted Accounting Principles)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving, research and analysis skills
  • Proven ability to meet strict deadlines and prioritize well

Salary: 

$70,000-80,000 USD

If you are interested in this position please apply here AND submit your resume to Amanda.Hannan@ParkerLynch.com!