Senior Accountant, Special Projects

  • location: Washington, DC
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $80,000 - $850,000 per year
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Senior Accountant, Special Projects

job summary:
Randstad is thrilled to partner in finding a growing global leader in their search for a Senior Accountant. The specific focus will be on special projects and helping this organization navigate through the complexities of working in a large international organization. This position will have the opportunity to turn large scale analysis into process improvements and assist in leading the implementation process for change.

As a Senior Accountant, working on special projects, there is a unique opportunity to interact with many segments of the Finance department including: inventory, audit, donor reporting, general ledger analysis, and accounts receivable.

  • Understand and connect all areas of the finance department to provide beneficial and cross-departmental analysis;
  • Recognize and implement process improvements across multiple Finance functions;
  • Be the owner of complex reconciliations, understanding risk and performing research/remediation as needed;
  • Utilize current technologies to increase capacity and efficiency among the Finance team;
  • Strong information technology skills to be able to adapt and connect multiple data sources, including a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel;
  • Prepare and provide trainings to meet individual and organizational needs;
  • Consider risk impact with multiple facets including donor requirements, US GAAP, and the complexities of an international organization;
  • Provide assistance with internal and external audit requirements as required
?Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent experience;
  • CPA highly desirable;
  • 4+ years of accounting experience in financial reporting, non-profit environment
  • Public accounting experience;
  • Extensive knowledge of US GAAP;
  • Demonstrates a willingness and ability to work independently and on a team in a cooperative, problem-solving capacity;
  • Can multitask and prioritize multiple tasks based on deadlines;
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, and the ability to effectively interact with senior management and individuals with varying degrees of financial knowledge; and
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of accounting, MS Office, and Excel.
 
location: Washington, District Of Columbia
job type: Permanent
salary: $80,000 - 850,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 4 Years
 
responsibilities:
Randstad is thrilled to partner in finding a growing global leader in their search for a Senior Accountant. The specific focus will be on special projects and helping this organization navigate through the complexities of working in a large international organization. This position will have the opportunity to turn large scale analysis into process improvements and assist in leading the implementation process for change.

As a Senior Accountant, working on special projects, there is a unique opportunity to interact with many segments of the Finance department including: inventory, audit, donor reporting, general ledger analysis, and accounts receivable.

  • Understand and connect all areas of the finance department to provide beneficial and cross-departmental analysis;
  • Recognize and implement process improvements across multiple Finance functions;
  • Be the owner of complex reconciliations, understanding risk and performing research/remediation as needed;
  • Utilize current technologies to increase capacity and efficiency among the Finance team;
  • Strong information technology skills to be able to adapt and connect multiple data sources, including a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel;
  • Prepare and provide trainings to meet individual and organizational needs;
  • Consider risk impact with multiple facets including donor requirements, US GAAP, and the complexities of an international organization;
  • Provide assistance with internal and external audit requirements as required
?Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent experience;
  • CPA highly desirable;
  • 4+ years of accounting experience in financial reporting, non-profit environment
  • Public accounting experience;
  • Extensive knowledge of US GAAP;
  • Demonstrates a willingness and ability to work independently and on a team in a cooperative, problem-solving capacity;
  • Can multitask and prioritize multiple tasks based on deadlines;
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, and the ability to effectively interact with senior management and individuals with varying degrees of financial knowledge; and
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of accounting, MS Office, and Excel.
 
qualifications:
Please apply online, we want to hear from you!

?Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent experience;
  • CPA highly desirable;
  • 4+ years of accounting experience in financial reporting, non-profit environment
  • Public accounting experience;
  • Extensive knowledge of US GAAP;
  • Demonstrates a willingness and ability to work independently and on a team in a cooperative, problem-solving capacity;
  • Can multitask and prioritize multiple tasks based on deadlines;
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, and the ability to effectively interact with senior management and individuals with varying degrees of financial knowledge; and
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of accounting, MS Office, and Excel.
 
skills: CPA, CPA Candidate
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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