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Senior Accountant (CPA and/or Big 4/Public Accounting)

Contract Position in Plano, Texas

Post Date: 02/13/2019

Rate: 70.00 Hourly

Education Level: Not Specified

Reference: Job # 158720


This international industry leader has an immediate 3-6+ month contract opportunity in Plano, TX for a Senior Accountant.  This position requires a CPA and/or experience with the Big 4 or National Public Accounting Firms (ie. KPMG, PwC, E&Y, Arthur Andersen, Deloitte & Touche).  Must have recent work experience with Excel, Recons, and Journal entries.  Should be comfortable with basic closing activities.  Must be flexible and smart with critical thinking skills.  Will be responsible for providing support for day-to-day senior accounting activities.  Will help support monthly accounting and reporting.  Will interact with team members within the Accounting & Tax department, along with other business partners in the Analytics and Product teams

Daily Responsibilities:
•    Complete monthly JVs for all three insurance companies.
•    Prepare monthly reconciliations.
•    Reconcile financial information provided by various sources in support of monthly JVs.
•    Prepare and support monthly variance reports and various other internal reports.
•    Assist in completing various special projects as requested by management. 
•    Perform necessary testing to support new product rollouts.
•    Prepare schedules supporting the year-end audit and tax reporting. 

Requirements:

Must Haves:
•    CPA and/or experience with a Big 4 or National Public Accounting Firms (ie. KPMG, PwC, E&Y, Arthur Andersen, Deloitte & Touche).
•    3 – 5+ years of experience in accounting
•    Bachelor’s Degree 
•    Comfortable working in a fast paced, dynamic, and changing environment.
•    Strong communicator
•    Critical thinker
•    Self-motivated
•    Team player
•    Organized
•    Ability to multi-task
•    Detail oriented
•    Positive attitude
•    Strong Excel user
•    Strong MS Office skills

Preferred/ Nice-to-haves:
•    PeopleSoft experience
•    HFM experience
•    CPA highly preferred (must have Big 4, if no CPA)
o    Inactive CPA okay

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Senior Accountant (CPA and/or Big 4/Public Accounting)

Contract Position in Plano, Texas

Job Overview

Post Date

02/13/2019

Rate

70.00 Hourly

Education Level

Not Specified

Reference

Job # 158720

This international industry leader has an immediate 3-6+ month contract opportunity in Plano, TX for a Senior Accountant.  This position requires a CPA and/or experience with the Big 4 or National Public Accounting Firms (ie. KPMG, PwC, E&Y, Arthur Andersen, Deloitte & Touche).  Must have recent work experience with Excel, Recons, and Journal entries.  Should be comfortable with basic closing activities.  Must be flexible and smart with critical thinking skills.  Will be responsible for providing support for day-to-day senior accounting activities.  Will help support monthly accounting and reporting.  Will interact with team members within the Accounting & Tax department, along with other business partners in the Analytics and Product teams

Daily Responsibilities:
•    Complete monthly JVs for all three insurance companies.
•    Prepare monthly reconciliations.
•    Reconcile financial information provided by various sources in support of monthly JVs.
•    Prepare and support monthly variance reports and various other internal reports.
•    Assist in completing various special projects as requested by management. 
•    Perform necessary testing to support new product rollouts.
•    Prepare schedules supporting the year-end audit and tax reporting. 

Requirements:

Must Haves:
•    CPA and/or experience with a Big 4 or National Public Accounting Firms (ie. KPMG, PwC, E&Y, Arthur Andersen, Deloitte & Touche).
•    3 – 5+ years of experience in accounting
•    Bachelor’s Degree 
•    Comfortable working in a fast paced, dynamic, and changing environment.
•    Strong communicator
•    Critical thinker
•    Self-motivated
•    Team player
•    Organized
•    Ability to multi-task
•    Detail oriented
•    Positive attitude
•    Strong Excel user
•    Strong MS Office skills

Preferred/ Nice-to-haves:
•    PeopleSoft experience
•    HFM experience
•    CPA highly preferred (must have Big 4, if no CPA)
o    Inactive CPA okay

About MATRIX

Whether you are actively pursuing new job opportunities, or simply seeking market insight or career advice, MATRIX has you covered. At over $200 million in revenue, we offer access to top-tier client companies, value-added services and benefits that rival or exceed those of even our largest competitors. To learn more about how MATRIX is making your job search experience better, click the banner below or visit https://www.matrixres.com/sites/default/files/infographic/index.html.

Please Note: Your resume will never be submitted to a client company without your prior knowledge and consent to do so.

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