Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842881_2757752

As a key member of our clients growing accounting team, the Senior Accountant will take the lead on portions of the monthly general ledger close, balance sheet and income statement analysis.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Apply US GAAP in preparation of General Ledger entries and reconciliations of accounts for monthly and quarterly close.
  • Assist with the initial SOX implementation and perform subsequent maintaining of internal controls.
  • Provide assistance with the external financial audit and coordinate audit process.
  • Lead cross-functional initiatives to optimize and improve financial systems and processes.
  • Assist with special projects assigned by management¬†
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    Requirements:

  • A track record of professional growth; a passion for problem solving.
  • A Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • At least three years of progressively responsible experience.
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting practices and principles
  • The ideal candidate will be a CPA with public accounting experience. Ideal but not required.
  • Knowledge of auditing practices and principles.