Robert Half International Senior Accountant in Whittier, California

Accountemps is currently representing a well-established distribution company with over 100 years in the industry! Our client is seeking a Senior Accountant to join their Accounting Department on a temporary project. The Senior Accountant will review general ledger accounts and prepare adjusting journal entries. As the Senior Accountant, you will also perform account analysis and reconciliation, including bank statements and intercompany general ledger accounts. The Senior Accountant will also assist with initial internal control evaluations and post monthly, quarterly, and yearly accruals. This is a great position for any Senior Accountant looking to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment!

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: - Reviews and prepares financials for month end closing. - Conducts review of the weekly operations activity. - Prepares annual budget for Gross Profit as it relates to Net Sales and Procurement Revenue. - Assists with external audit reporting requirements on a quarterly and annual basis, as well as internal audit requirements for Internal Audit and Sarbanes Oxley.

Send resumes to our Staffing Managers for immediate consideration: Bryan Chau ? Mari-Lyn Sweis ?

Requirements: - Bachelor?s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration required - 5+ years of General Ledger accounting experience - Knowledge and proficiency in Accounting Principles (GAAP) - Distribution experience helpful - Good analytical abilities able to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited information or standardization exists - Must be organized and possess the ability to multi-task - Ability to interpret instructions in written, oral, diagram, and/or schedule format - Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills - Customer service oriented with a team player mind-set and attitude required - Excellent computer skills with Microsoft Office software and ERP systems.

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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.

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