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  • Sector: Executive Search
  • Function: Senior Acct
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  • Expiration Date: 13 July 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2168692_1655158983

Job Number: 2168692

We are currently seeking a strong Senior Accountant for a distribution client located in Sacramento. This is an on-site role with the potential for 1-2 remote days after the initial training period. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with the ability to demonstrate a solid understanding of accounting operations surrounding the month-end close process.


  • Prepare and post period-end closing journal entries
  • Perform account reconciliations
  • Maintain the general ledger
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations and supporting schedules
  • Prepare various reporting requirements
  • Research and resolve problems related to your assigned functions
  • Complete and review financial statements
  • Adhere to the accounting close schedule and meet required completion dates
  • Follow Accounting department policies and procedures regarding approval permissions, control documentation and other required processes, including historical and audit record preparation and retention


  • 3+ years of relevant accounting experience
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance or related field
  • Highly analytical, detail oriented and able to deal with ambiguity

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