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Sr. Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting Port Allen, LA
  • Expired: June 22, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

Robert Half Finance and Accounting is partnered with a great client of ours in the industrial industry in the Baton Rouge area for a Senior Accountant. Ideally, this person will be comfortable with the month-end close process, payroll reporting, proficient in Excel, and highly organized with great attention to detail.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications
- Bachelors degree in finance or accounting
- 3+ years of progressive accounting experience in an industrial industry
- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
- Proficiency in Great Plains
- Experience with payroll reporting (941's)
- Experience with reconciliations of AP, AR, and bank statements
For immediate and confidential consideration, please reach out to me directly with your resume at, or call me at 504-529-2691
- Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
- Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
- 3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
- SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience
- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
- Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
- Efficient in ERP systems
- Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued
- Comprehensive knowledge of bank reconciliations
- Month end closings experience
- Strong familiarity with financial reporting
- Expertise in account reconciliation
- Must have excellent time management skills
- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
- Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus
- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888-490-5461 for additional information.
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2019 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans
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**Salary:** USD60000.00 - 65000.00 / Yearly
**Location:** Port Allen, LA
**Date Posted:** Thu, 20 Jun 2019
**Employment Type:** Permanent
**Job Reference:** 04640-0011042113
**Staffing Area:** Finance

Robert Half Finance & Accounting


Port Allen, LA
70767 USA