Senior Corporate Accountant

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

Senior Accountant

Parker+Lynch is working with a well-established public company in Sarasota, FL that is seeking a talented Senior Accountant to join their Corporate Accounting team.  In this role, you will be responsible for managing corporate-level accounting operations, compensation and employee benefit related accounting functions, and supporting the continued growth of the company. 

The ideal candidate for this role has compensation or employee benefit experience, a public accounting background, a process improvement mindset, and is a collaborative team member. The Senior Accountant will report directly to the Assistant Controller and will also work closely with the Financial Reporting team.  This is a diverse role with high exposure to leadership, and our client has a track record of promoting from within.


The Senior Accountant Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform monthly, quarterly, and year-end closings in accordance with GAAP
  • Prepare and review assigned journal entries associated with the monthly close
  • Prepare monthly financial reporting package and complex balance sheet reconciliations
  • Collaborate with the Financial Reporting team on various projects expense recognition for employee benefit plans and share-based compensation
  • Maintain an efficient and appropriate control environment in accordance with SOX
  • Improve processes and accounting systems by working cross functionally to identify key areas for enhancement and automation


  • Bachelors degree in Accounting required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and large ERP system (SAP, Great Plains, Oracle, etc.)
  • 4-7 years progressive accounting experience
  • 2+ years public accounting experience preferred

  • If you are qualified and interested in this Senior Accountant job in Sarasota, please apply now with your resume attached.  

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