Randstad USA Veterans Jobs

Randstad believes in the power of veteran hiring, which taps directly into this nation's greatest asset; an intelligent, diverse and hardworking group of men and women who have earned an opportunity to provide for their families after watching over ours.

Job Information

Randstad Senior Accountant in Woodbury, New York

Senior Accountant

job details:

  • location:Woodbury, NY

  • salary:$80,000 - $90,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, April 24, 2019

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Administrative and Support Services

  • reference:S_754278

  • questions:courtney.shehab@randstadusa.com631-427-1096

job description

Senior Accountant

Mid size CPA firm seeking an experienced Senior Accountant that is well versed in external audit and tax. We are looking for an experienced Senior accountant to oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying our financial transactions.

Senior accountant responsibilities include reconciling account balances and bank statements, maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close procedures. A successful Senior accountant combines excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to analyze financial reports and forecasts. The ideal candidate has also experience collaborating and/or managing a team of accountants and junior accountants.

Senior accountant duties also include ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all of our accounting tasks.

Responsibilities:

Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable

Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results

Analyze financial information and summarize financial status

Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending

Provide technical support and advice on Management accountant

Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures

Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers

Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process

Provide input into departments goal setting process

Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule

Assist with tax audits and tax returns

Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance

Plan, assign and review staffs work

Support month-end and year-end close process

Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls

Ensure compliance with GAAP principles

Liaise with our Financial manager and Accounting manager to improve financial procedures

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:

Proven experience as a financial controller, accounting supervisor, chief or senior accountant

Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures

In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

Awareness of business trends

Familiarity with financial accounting statements

Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process

Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, like FreshBooks and QuickBooks

Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables

Accuracy and attention to detail

Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills

BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant

Relevant certification (e.g. CMA or CPA) will be preferred

Education:

Bachelors

Experience:

Experienced

Qualifications:

Relevant certification (e.g. CMA or CPA) will be required

If you are interested in being considered please email your resume to courtney.shehab@randstadusa.com

Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

DirectEmployers