Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_848859_2818785
  • Salary:
    $ 75000 - $ 85000

Parker & Lynch is working with a growing Technology firm in the Raleigh, NC area for a Senior Accountant.

YOUR FOCUS (JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES):

Along with having the aptitude for numbers and the quantitative skills needed to be a successful Senior Accountant, you are a very thorough person with intellectual curiosity and the highest level of integrity. As a Senior Accountant, you will:

  • Own and drive improvement in various accounting areas as needed, which may include ledger maintenance, leases, inventory, accrued and prepaid expenses, and long-term debt, as well as associated analysis and ad-hoc reporting
  • Participate in period-end accounting close activities to ensure period is closed in a timely and accurate manner
  • Optimize and maintain account reconciliations in your areas, including clear documentation
  • Effectively and accurately communicate discrepancies and concerns to your leadership and propose solutions
  • Maintain the system of internal controls to adequately safeguard company assets and ensure the accurate presentation of financial statements; make recommendations for improvement
  • Respond to inquiries from Operations and Senior Management team regarding financial results and special reporting requirements
  • Assist with PBC packages during financial and operational audits
  • Participate in special projects as assigned (e.g. system implementation, adoption of a new GAAP standard, etc.)
  • Contribute to establishing and maintaining a team spirit through supportive and positive attitude
  • Other duties as assigned by leadership
  • YOUR BACKGROUND (Requirements):

    You bring in considerable initiative, latitude and independent judgment. You also have strong listening skills and the ability to interact across all levels and functions within an organization. We are looking for the Senior Accountant to also bring analytical thinking, leadership ability and collaborative skills to deliver solutions. You will also have the following:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field
  • 3 years of relevant accounting experience. Multi-location or retail experience preferred. Public / industry combination experience preferred
  • Experience with Oracle Cloud ERP highly preferred
  • Ethical conduct and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • CPA required
  • Proficient in US GAAP and current practices
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret GAAP and propose technical solutions
  • Working knowledge and demonstrated advanced skills with Microsoft Office and other accounting software
  • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time
  • (unless accommodations are required/requested for an employee under the ADA)
  • TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

  • None


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