Accountant, Senior

  • Location
    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Job type
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Contract, Accountant - Senior role in Atlanta, GA. Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

Pay Rate: $35.00/hour
Length of Assignment: 12 months
Schedule: Mon-Fri 8:30a-5:30p

Job Description

We are seeking an Accountant to become a part of the Global Accounting team. This position will primarily handle the Commissions and Retro reporting for one of our clients, assigned Extended Service Contract Clients Profit Share, Audit support and Annual Financial Statement Preparation. Eligible candidates must have the ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities and work independently, effectively communicate with all levels of staff and management within the organization, and carry out assignments of a broad and complex nature.

Key responsibilities

• Prepare various monthly/quarterly retro /override statements
• Carries out accounting assignments of a broad and complex nature based on client agreements.
• Determines how to record items for P&L and balance sheet activity – GAAP, STAT, Accrual, and Cash – amount classes.
• Prepares and reviews complex statements, schedules, and reports of a financial nature as specified by client agreements.
• Completes monthly balance sheet reconciliations.
• Performs client analytics to ensure general ledger transactions posted accurately.
• Achieves and maintains advanced knowledge of company products and services.
• Interacts with Client Implementation Team, IT, Account Executives, Business Analysts to ensure clients’ requirements are met for custom reporting and data analysis.
• Assists Manager in developing guidelines to achieve process standardization, adequate documentation and efficient workflow.
• Ensures consistent adherence to policies and procedures.

Required Skills/ Experience

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
• 5+ years of professional experience in operational and financial accounting environment.
• Ability to analyze data with demonstrated logic and problem solving abilities.
• Ability to make sound decisions and judgment regarding the accuracy of financial data.
• Flexibility to work overtime and meet reporting deadlines.
• Learns advanced and sophisticated accounting techniques
• Evaluation, originality and ingenuity are required
• Proven ability to clearly communicate verbally and in writing to instruct, present and interpret financial results.
• Qualified candidate must exhibit a team oriented, take initiative, style where they can be flexible to work in any environment
• Must have the ability to build credibility and trust, and have solid analytical skills
• Demonstrated advanced level skill set in Microsoft Office Excel performing data analysis functions such as Pivot tables and V-look ups, and Microsoft Access.

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If you have any questions surrounding the application process, please feel free to reach out to: Laurie Czechowski,, (631) 844-7620

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