Senior Accountant
Senior Accountant
Charlotte North Carolina Direct Hire Apr 13, 2021

Senior Accountant

Location: North Charlotte
Salary: $80,000 - $85,000

Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Job Summary: Our well-established client in Charlotte is seeking a Senior Accountant to join their team. The Senior Accountant will work directly with the Corporate and Business Controllers to oversee accounting operations and ensure financial compliance. This position offers the potential for growth with any of the offices throughout the US, Canada, and Mexico.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions
  • Prepares and records asset, liability, revenue, costs, and expenses entries by compiling and analyzing account information
  • Summarize and prepare financial status and transaction reports, including the profit and loss, balance sheet, and other statements
  • Completes external audit by analyzing, reconciling general ledger accounts and providing information for auditors timely and accurately
  • Play a vital part in the company’s financial management; maintaining general ledgers by transferring subsidiary accounts, preparing trial balances, reconciling entries, and providing reports to necessary parties with a need to know
  • Ensure internal controls by create a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) manual for accounting policy and regulations, and roll out reconciliation procedures for the company
  • Guide junior accountants and other team members by answering questions and coordinating information sharing and learning sessions
  • Understand and comply with federal, state, and local protocols including legal requirements, tax compliance, state business registration, tax filings, contract reviews and interpret any new and existing legislation impacting the company

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s in Accounting, Masters preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • 3-5 years of public accounting experience in a large firm
  • 2+ years’ experience in industry, preferably a manufacturing environment
  • Experience working with multiple legal entities under different legal umbrellas, intercompany transactions and reconciliations in preparation for audit
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures including preparing month-end reporting and financial forecasts
  • US GAAP/IFRS rules
  • Sound Analytical and Research skills
  • Be deadline and detail-oriented
  • Must have advanced Microsoft Excel skills and experience with ERP systems such as IFS, JD Edwards, SAP, Oracle, etc.
Category Code: JN001, JN005
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