Robert Half Accountemps Senior Accountant in Milpitas, California

Accountemps is looking for a Senior Accountant for a great long term temporary opportunity. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, account analysis and reconciliations, financial statement preparation and consolidation, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This Senior Accountant opportunity is located in the Milpitas, California area and will offer a great you a great professional experience along with attractive compensation. If you are looking for a rewarding, career building experience with an exciting company, apply today!

What you get to do every day

  • Review financial results (benchmarks, trends, performance metrics)

  • Work with internal and external auditors to coordinate quarterly reviews and SOX testing

  • Operate with business partners to create compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls and provide support on special requests

  • An endless desire to improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

  • Assemble monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

  • Administer monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

  • Be a part of various department-wide initiatives

  • Other projects as required

  • Compose Balance Sheet account reconciliations

Please direct all resumes to For immediate consideration, or any questions, please call 510-744-6480 and ask for John.

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  • Meet business deadlines

  • A strong track record of communicating, both verbally and in writing, with functional department managers

  • Prior work done in public accounting is desired

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • SOX internal control assessments (Section 404) experience

  • Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Skilled with ERP systems and financial reporting tools

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

  • Proficient at analyzing financial data and promptly creating accurate reports

  • Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

  • Bank reconciliations experience desired

  • Command of account reconciliation

  • Proficiency in cash forecasting

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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