Senior Accountant

Waco, Texas
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
US$ 75,000 - US$ 95,000 per year, $75k - 95k per year + none
Ref. Number
Kennedy,Sandra, Spherion
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Job Description

Well established, industry leading manufacturer, is seeking an experienced Senior Accountant to take on the support and responsibilities of their financial management, including the day-to-day financial operations of the company including accounts payable, customer credit and collections, and cash management.

This is a direct hire, full time, career advancing opportunity, based at their headquarters site in Waco, TX. This hire will be an important member of their well led, Accounting Team that reports to their onsite Corporate Controller. Advancement potential is high, looking for career motivated, polished, accounting/finance professional to join this exciting company and team.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Perform the monthly close process i.e., prepare financial statements and journal entries, and reconcile all balance sheet accounts and material revenue/expense accounts
Prepare monthly financial statement variance analyses
Prepare monthly/weekly business operations metrics
Prepare monthly/weekly borrowing base certificate for lender
Calculate and monitor loan covenants
Lead the accounts payable team to ensure payments are properly authorized, coded and paid in accordance with vendor contract terms, and in compliance with associated laws and regulations
Supervise the maintenance of internal controls around accounts payable and cash management
Oversee all general ledger transactions including those necessary for the monthly close process and prepare supporting schedules
Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting
Work with the Accounting Team for coordination and execution of external audits
Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
Other special projects and duties as assigned

Working hours: 45

Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance REQUIRED
5+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience
CPA or CMA preferred
Superior spreadsheets skills and a good knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Experience with creating financial statements
Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
Excellent accounting software user and administration skills

Please submit your most updated resume or CV for serious consideration.

This will move quickly as need is high!

Assistant Controllers, Senior Accountants, Operational Mfg Controllers, and CPA's should apply with confidence.

Pay is very competitive for this area. Benefits are solid and company is growing.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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