Senior General Ledger Accountant

Company: Kforce Finance and Accounting ( Learn More )

General Information
US-FL-Daytona Beach
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Full-Time
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Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce's client, a Daytona, Florida (FL) based client seeking a Senior General Ledger Accountant to ensure reconciliations and period end close functions are performed in a timely and accurate manner.Job Purpose:To provide accurate and timely accounting information regarding bank reconciliations, general ledger reconciliations, and financial reporting while maintaining and supporting internal/external audit requirements.Essential Job Responsibilities:
  • Perform bank reconciliations in a timely and accurate manner
  • Perform various GL reconciliations in a timely and accurate manner
  • Perform and enter journal entries as part of the period end close functions
  • Run various reports from subsystems to be utilized for month-end close and reconciliation completion
  • Run and balance system and financial reports
  • Analyze financial information by developing templates
  • Advise and work with Business Units concerning procedures, financial information and adjustments to GL
  • Identify reconciling items and prepare recommendations for adjustments to Units
  • Protect organization's value by keeping information confidential
  • Accomplish accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed
  • Implement new processes and look for process improvements as needed
  • Ensure compliance with all policies
  • Ensure SOX Compliance is maintained
  • Review and sign-off on journal entries
  • All other duties as assigned
  • Job Requirements

    REQUIREMENTS:

    • College degree in Accounting required
    • 4+ years minimum of experience in accounting related position; strongly prefer corporate accounting background
    • Valid driver's license and access to a reliable vehicle and active motor vehicle insurance
    Knowledge:
    • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills required
    • Ability to work towards achieving team goals
    • Ability to participate constructively to various groups
    • Strong communications skills including written and verbal with strong articulation and listening ability
    Technical Skills:
    • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently with minimal direction
    • Ability to operate motor vehicle safely with valid Florida license and current insurance
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
    Culture and Motivational Fit:
    • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
    • Able to adapt to change easily and efficiently
    • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
    • Have a consistently high-level attention to detail and sense of urgency
    • High ethical standards
    • Able to achieve goals and contribute to a group effort while working with minimum supervision
    • Able to communicate in a professional manner with local personnel, other properties and corporate
    • Able to balance the use of limited resources for maximum results
    • Able to effectively avoid and/or resolve conflicts based on conflicting resource demands
    Physical Requirements: The physical demands and working conditions are within normal expectations for this job:
    • Ability to work long hours as needed (i.e., monthly closings, budget, etc.)
    • Ability to travel
    Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.