Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Mansfield, Texas
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

The Senior Accountant is responsible for assisting the Accounting Manager with coordinating daily financial activities of the Accounting Department, including month-end close and various projects. In doing so, this position will coordinate the day-to-day activities of one or more accountants.


  • Coordinate the day-to-day activities of and review the work performed by one or more accountants
  • Assist in leading the month-end close and consolidation process to ensure timelines for reporting are achieved.
  • Leads and motivates team to achieve fullest potential.
  • Provides upper management with the necessary data to make business decisions by performing cost/benefit/variance analysis as required.
  • Responds with a sense of urgency to any request or issue; provides information and/or resolution in an expeditious manner.
  • Responds effectively to very sensitive inquiries and complaints.
  • Creates detailed spreadsheets to convey financial information.
  • Writes reports, business correspondence, and procedural manuals.
  • Interacts effectively with individuals and groups inside and outside the organization.
  • Represents the company in a professional manner.
  • Trustworthy and maintains extreme confidentiality.
  • Detailed and thorough in work habits with multi-tasking ability.
  • Arrives on time and works hours needed to fulfill assigned responsibilities.
  • Must be a self-starter with minimum supervision and makes good independent judgments.

  • CPA license a plus.
  • PC experience in a Microsoft Windows environment with an advanced knowledge of Excel and Power Point preferred. Able to type data and use PC for long periods of time.
  • Ability to set and track goals.
  • Must be ethical.
  • Detailed and thorough in work habits with multi-tasking ability.
  • Ability and desire to follow precise instructions.
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Exhibits strong analytical, problem solving, negotiation, organizational and teaching skills.
  • Ability and/or experience to read, analyze and interpret government rules and regulations, technical journals, financial reports and legal documents.
  • Ability and/or experience to write reports, business correspondence, articles and presentations.
  • Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication and telephone etiquette. Able to communicate with people at all levels.
  • Available to work early, late, and weekends when needed to fulfill assigned responsibilities.

    Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance

    Minimum three years’ general accounting experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

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