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Senior Accounting Analyst

  • Location: Atlanta, 30309
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Position: Senior Accounting Analyst
Location: Atlanta, GA 30309
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Download, Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, and complete corresponding reconciliations for multiple bank accounts.
  • Timely reconciles cash application and disbursements, resolve issues timely, and ensure balances are properly supported and explained.
  • Perform account research and analyses to determine trends, estimates, and significant changes.
  • Partner with other departments to ensure all internal controls are adhered to and financial statements are fairly and accurately presented.
  • Review and analyze monthly activities for accuracy providing recommendations when opportunities for improvement are presented.
  • Work with corporate and field finance to resolve any reconciliation issues.
  • Ensure that internal and external customers are provided with timely and accurate assistance to facilitate good operational controls and minimize expenses.
  • Cross-train in other areas of the Enterprise Accounting department.
  • Work on special projects and prepare ad hoc reports and analyses as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting.
  • 3 or more years of experience in accounting.
  • Understanding of GAAP and financial practices and procedures.
  • Comfortable working within a quarterly financial reporting regime and can manage multiple tasks under aggressive deadlines.
  • Experience with SAP and robust SaaS-based ERPs.
  • Strong verbal communication and writing skills.
  • Good problem-solving and organizational skills.
  • Ability to maintain effectiveness in changing work responsibilities and environment.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills to work effectively with teams throughout the organization.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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