Robert Half Finance & Accounting Sr. Accountant in Hilbert, Wisconsin

Senior Accountant - CPA Evanston We are currently seeking a Financial Accountant to join the Finance Team for our Foods North America business based out of the Evanston office Senior Accountant JOB SUMMARY: The Senior Accountant will enter the business in a permanent role, supporting financial reporting on a weekly, monthly and annual basis. Duties will include a broad range of accounting tasks, including balance sheet reconciliation, balance sheet review, cost identification and reporting, journal entry, stock valuation, accrual monitoring and management, profitability analysis and review, consolidation accounting etc. The Financial Accountant will be an integral member of the team, taking ownership of core accounting and reporting processes, while ensuring all financial duties are carried out effectively, accurately, and in a timely fashion. The role will involve frequent interaction with senior management and will require a high-level of integrity and professionalism. The ideal candidate will be detail oriented, self-motivated and quick to learn new processes Senior Accountant KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY: -Profitability analysis and reporting including subsidiary reporting and consolidation -Transparent profitability forecasting / budgeting / consolidation -KPI identification and development -Risk identification, analysis and assessment -Balance sheet reconciliations clearly documented and recorded -Provision and accrual reconciliations and tracking -Sales and cost of sales analysis and review -Journal entry and documentation -Stock valuation review and analysis & profitability impact analysis -Cost of sale allocation -System documentation KEY ATTRIBUTES: -Strong technical experience / expertise in the areas of consolidation and financial reporting -2-3 years of experience in a Staff Accountant role -Strong underlying understanding of basic accounting and financial reporting principles -Commercially aware and some experience in financial analysis and model building an advantage -Ambitious and diligent with commitment to improvement and high standard of work -Initiative to take on significant amounts of work across different financial areas -Self-motivated and task oriented, with a proven can-do attitude and practical approach to problem solving -Ability to prioritize and manage tasks in a timely manner -Good team player with ability to get on with people while performing effectively -Proven achiever with track record of success -Strong oral and written communication skills -ACA / CPA, financial qualification/degree in accounting and training with a leading audit firm an advantage as will some degree of experience in industry (PQE of 2 years minimum) -Experience in working on consolidations would also be an advantage -Strong IT/systems ability and adaptability to ERP systems as well as financial modeling capability Required education: Bachelor's Required experience: CPA 3 years For immediate consideration please email

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Req ID: 01330-0008875182

Functional Role: Accountant - Sr.

Country: USA

State: WI

City: Hilbert

Postal Code: 54129

Compensation: $80,000.00 to $90,000.00 per year

Requirements: Consolidations, Financial Modeling, Financial Statement Preparation