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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Senior Acct
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  • Expiration Date: 11 June 2023
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2177057_1683920011

Job Number: 2177057

Job Title: Senior Accountant

Location: Fairfield

Compensation: $80-90k

Job Summary:

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Senior Accountant to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting, excellent analytical skills, and a passion for detail. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for a variety of tasks, including financial reporting, account reconciliations, and general ledger maintenance. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to take their career to the next level and grow into an accounting manager role in the future.

Job Title Responsibilities:

  • Perform month-end and year-end close activities, including preparing and reviewing journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements and related schedules, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements
  • Assist with the budgeting and forecasting process
  • Maintain the general ledger, including account analysis and reconciliations
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP and other accounting standards
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to identify and resolve accounting issues
  • Prepare and review internal and external financial reports, as well as tax and regulatory filings
  • Participate in ad hoc projects and process improvement initiatives as needed


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance
  • 5+ years of relevant accounting experience
  • Strong understanding of GAAP and other accounting standards
  • Experience with ERP systems and proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with Sage a plus, not required.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

About Nelson Connects:

If you're looking for a new opportunity, the recruiting and staffing experts at Nelson Connects can help. We work with companies of all types and sizes across all industries. We help people like you find exciting roles with employers ranging from Fortune 100, government, and nonprofit organizations to local businesses, industry leaders, and the most agile start-ups. The candidates we work with appreciate our responsive approach, genuine relationships, and exceptional service. With a commitment to transparency, authenticity, and credibility, we look forward to our jobs every day, and we're excited to help you find the job you've been looking for.

Pay Transparency: Nelson Connects provides pay transparency by placing salary ranges in all job postings in accordance with state and local regulations. We are committed to communicating pay clearly throughout the employment process.

California Fair Chance Act and Beyond: Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with applicable regulations. We will consider qualified Applicants for employment, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, and CA Fair Chance Act.

Temporary Associate Benefits Offered: Weekly benefits offered include Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, EAP, Life/AD and D, STD, Commuter FSA, + state mandated benefits.

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