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Senior Staff Accountant

Brilliant Financial Search - FL
Miami, FL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

The Senior Staff Accountant is responsible for all areas relating to accounting functions and financial reporting. This position will be responsible for daily, weekly, and monthly accounting tasks and activities. This position must meet tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation and financial reporting.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Apply a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure
  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year-end close
  • Assist with timely reporting of all monthly financial information, including but not limited to timely account reconciliations and journal entry preparation
  • Assist with budget and forecasting activities
  • Monitor and analyze department work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy
  • Interface with other departments to verify transaction report data and issues
  • Support handling of non-routine reporting transactions
  • Respond to inquiries from management regarding financial results, special reporting requests and the like
  • Work with the retained audit firm to ensure clean and timely quarter and annual reporting requirements with the SEC
  • Support the financial reporting function to ensure all internal and external financial reporting deadlines are met
  • Assist in development and implementation of new procedures and features to enhance the workflow of the department
  • Support corporate initiatives including adoption of new accounting pronouncements. Assist divisions; if applicable, to incorporate the adoption of those new pronouncements accordingly
  • Work with direct report to establish performance goals and objectives for each year and monitor and advise on the progress to enhance professional development

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree with concentration in Accounting required
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of progressive experience in a mid-size corporate accounting environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong experience with Microsoft office applications, such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Adequate technical accounting experience
  • Ability to consider business and financial implications of projects and transactions
Company Description
Brilliant is an award-winning direct-hire, contract and consulting practice specializing in accounting, finance and technology for the Midwest and Southeast regions of the U.S. Many of Brilliant’s team members include former accounting, finance and technology professionals who are experts in the fields.

Brilliant Financial Search - FL

Brilliant is an award-winning direct-hire, contract and consulting practice specializing in accounting, finance and technology for the Midwest and Southeast regions of the U.S. Many of Brilliant’s team members include former accounting, finance and technology professionals who are experts in the fields.

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Miami, FL
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Finance and Insurance

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