Senior Accountant

  • location: Newark, DE
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $60,000 - $70,000 per year
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Senior Accountant

job summary:
The Senior Accountant is responsible for a variety of advanced accounting activities in accordance with the generally accepted accounting principles including account reconciliations, journal entries, general ledger accruals, period-end and month- end close, financial reporting and related efforts for the annual Budget, and monthly Forecast Planning. The individual will also work independently on projects, from conception to completion, under the specific direction of the Accounting Manager and Controller. The position requires excellent interpersonal skills for interacting with external and internal contacts that include but aren't limited to Directors, Managers, and other employees in an efficient and professional manner.

location: Newark, Delaware
job type: Permanent
salary: $60,000 - 70,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 4 Years
Additional Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the development, maintenance, and administration of policies and procedures for accounting activities and continuous improvement process including automation
  • Review and assist with general process and internal control and SOX compliance
  • Assist in the period-end general ledger closing, financial statement review and analysis and compilation and distribution of financial statements to the Controller
  • Develop and assist with project profitability analysis and other adhoc analysis and reporting for business unit directors
  • Responsible for other various financial reporting, analysis, forecasting, and projections;
  • Assist with evaluation of acquisitions and other related activities
  • Assist with annual financial audits, internal and external
  • Assist in providing financial support and training to project managers, leaders, and directors as needed
  • Responsible for identifying opportunities for process improvement, system implementations, and reporting enhancements
  • Preform other special projects as needed and provide support to the finance team
Experience needed to be successful in this position:

Cultivates a positive team environment; displays the ability to focus on short-term goals to reach long-term objectives; fosters growth and development of the finance and accounting team


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting;
  • Four (4)+ years of direct accounting experience required
  • Microsoft Excel experience required
skills: Month-End Close, Financial Restatement
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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