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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Senior Acct
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 4+ Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiration Date: 09 October 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2172138_1663026793

Job Number: 2172138

Our reputable Bay Area client has an immediate need for a well-rounded Senior Accountant to come on board for at least 4+ months. This role will be fully onsite in the Tri-Valley area.

The Senior Accountant will be responsible for GL, account reconciliations, various reports & analysis as well as helping create new policies and procedures. The Senior Accountant must be a highly organized, technically proficient accountant with an analytical mind who adapts well to change.


  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations
  • GL accounting, entries, and schedules
  • Effectively describe accounting processes and controls with external/internal auditors
  • Identify and resolve general ledger balance variances
  • Provide supporting documentation as requested by auditors
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of GAAP
  • Analyze daily and monthly general ledger transactions
  • Strong knowledge of internal controls
  • Various month-end close activities


  • Works well in a fast-paced work environment
  • Proactive and detail oriented
  • Problem solver & self starter
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and meet deadlines
  • Strong Excel skills
  • System savvy and strong knowledge of ERP systems
  • Collaborative
  • Public accounting or audit experience would be a plus

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