Plant Controller

at Robert Half in Robinsonville, Mississippi, United States

Job Description

Description Robert Half is actively looking for an accomplished Senior Accountant for a long-term contract / temporary opportunity. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for account analysis and reconciliations, financial statement preparation and consolidation, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This Senior Accountant position offers you great experience and a strong compensation and benefits package and is based in the Robinsville, Mississippi area. We are looking for a Senior Accountant who has excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced environment to support the continued success of the firm. Apply today!

What you get to do every day

- Implement monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

- Put together Balance Sheet account reconciliations

- Ad-hoc projects as necessary

- Continually improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

- Put together monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

- Arrange quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

- Analyze financial results (benchmarks, trends, performance metrics)

- Operate with business partners to create compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls and provide support on special requests

- Be a part of various department-wide initiatives Requirements – Proven knowledge of Corporate Financial Planning

- General ledger experience desired

- Journal entries experience

- Foundational knowledge in Annual Financial Reporting

- Deep understanding of Microsoft Excel

- Audited Financial Statements experience highly desired

- Well-founded grasp of financial analysis

- Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

- Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment

- Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Candidates that are proficient in financial reporting may be most suitable for this opportunity

- Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

- Knowledgeable of ERP systems

- Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience

- Proficient at analyzing financial data and promptly creating accurate reports

- A strong track record of communicating, both verbally and in writing, with functional department managers

- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

- Excellent organizational and multitasking skills

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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Job Posting: JC197577286

Posted On: Nov 16, 2021

Updated On: Dec 19, 2021