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Senior Accountant

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Summary:

Develops, implements and/or maintains one or more accounting systems. Prepares or posts journal entries; maintains and reconciles general ledger accounts. Provides records of assets, liabilities and other financial transactions. Prepares profit and loss, income and balance sheet statements, and potentially the statement of cash flows. Maintains receipts and disbursement reports. May prepare reports and tax returns. Ensures accuracy and compliance with all accounting regulations. May interpret reports and records for managers. Requires bachelor's degree with five plus years of related experience or equivalent. CPA a plus. Performs complex responsibilities in a creative and effective manner. Highly skilled specialist contributing to the development of procedures, troubleshooting complex problems for the team, providing support in surge and/or critical situations while acting as a team leader for Account Managers. Responsibilities are not all inclusive and ad-hoc projects may be assigned on an as needed basis.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Prepare the external and internal financial reporting documents, as needed
Prepare and review supporting information used to compile financial statements, notes, and MD&A.
Work cross-functionally with finance and operational personnel to understand business transactions in order to properly disclose within the Company's financial reports
Work with external auditors during the annual audit process
Assist with technical accounting on complex transactions, including research and documentation associated with various topics such as revenue recognition, lease accounting, etc.
Assist in the preparation and research of technical accounting memos
Assist in the accounting close and reporting process
Perform internal controls on assigned areas of responsibilities




About Aston Carter:

Aston Carter is a distinguished global provider of recruitment and staffing services to companies requiring highly specialized business professionals. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aston Carter has an unrivaled commitment to delivering first class service to clients and business professionals across a variety of disciplines, including Accounting and Finance as well as Governance, Risk and Compliance. With more than 60 offices across Europe, Asia Pacific and North America, Aston Carter provides local, regional and global expertise to drive value and meet our customers' unique needs. Aston Carter is a division of Aerotek. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider.

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Job Snapshot

Location US-CA-Carlsbad
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Accounting
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Company Overview

Aston Carter

Founded in 1997, Aston Carter is a global recruitment and staffing provider, specialising in the placement of Risk and Compliance, Operations, Business and Organisational Change, Finance, and Management Consultancy professionals. We have over 350 staff members servicing 16 countries in Europe and Asia, with headquarters in London and offices in Brussels, Hong Kong, Paris, Singapore, Stockholm and Utrecht, and further U.K. offices in Birmingham, Bracknell, Edinburgh and Manchester. Learn More

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US-CA-Carlsbad
Laura Wissner
8586092009
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Aston Carter
Company:
US-CA-Carlsbad
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
Accounting
Store Type:

Description

Summary:

Develops, implements and/or maintains one or more accounting systems. Prepares or posts journal entries; maintains and reconciles general ledger accounts. Provides records of assets, liabilities and other financial transactions. Prepares profit and loss, income and balance sheet statements, and potentially the statement of cash flows. Maintains receipts and disbursement reports. May prepare reports and tax returns. Ensures accuracy and compliance with all accounting regulations. May interpret reports and records for managers. Requires bachelor's degree with five plus years of related experience or equivalent. CPA a plus. Performs complex responsibilities in a creative and effective manner. Highly skilled specialist contributing to the development of procedures, troubleshooting complex problems for the team, providing support in surge and/or critical situations while acting as a team leader for Account Managers. Responsibilities are not all inclusive and ad-hoc projects may be assigned on an as needed basis.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Prepare the external and internal financial reporting documents, as needed
Prepare and review supporting information used to compile financial statements, notes, and MD&A.
Work cross-functionally with finance and operational personnel to understand business transactions in order to properly disclose within the Company's financial reports
Work with external auditors during the annual audit process
Assist with technical accounting on complex transactions, including research and documentation associated with various topics such as revenue recognition, lease accounting, etc.
Assist in the preparation and research of technical accounting memos
Assist in the accounting close and reporting process
Perform internal controls on assigned areas of responsibilities




About Aston Carter:

Aston Carter is a distinguished global provider of recruitment and staffing services to companies requiring highly specialized business professionals. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aston Carter has an unrivaled commitment to delivering first class service to clients and business professionals across a variety of disciplines, including Accounting and Finance as well as Governance, Risk and Compliance. With more than 60 offices across Europe, Asia Pacific and North America, Aston Carter provides local, regional and global expertise to drive value and meet our customers' unique needs. Aston Carter is a division of Aerotek. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider.

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