Robert Half Accountemps Sr. Accountant in Reno, Nevada

Accountemps is looking for a talented Senior Accountant for a long term temporary opportunity with a large publically traded company located in Reno. As a Senior Accountant, you will oversee royalty calculations, journal entries, statements, reconciliations, reporting meetings, and impairment analysis. You will be responsible for managing multi-channel contracts including prepaid and royalty payable balances, royalty consumptions, ensuring compliance to global policies, internal controls and tax, legal and statutory requirements as well. SAP experience is required as well as an Accounting or Finance degree. The ideal Senior Accountant will be someone seeking to succeed in a challenging environment and who has demonstrated success doing so before so if this is you please email a copy of your resume to and call him at 775-828-0969.

What you get to do every day

  • Work with internal and external auditors to coordinate quarterly reviews and SOX testing

  • Ready monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

  • Realize compliance with corporate accounting policies and procedures and controls by working with business partners

  • Complete other projects as required

  • Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

  • Administer monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

  • Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Create analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

  • SAP experience is required

  • Knowledge of royalty statements and Royalty Accounting

  • Managing Multi-channel contracts including prepaids and royalty payable balances, royalty consumption, statements, reporting, and impairment analysis

  • Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus

  • Demonstrated skills in interacting effectively, both verbally and in writing, with functional managers

  • Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

  • 5+ years of overall general accounting experience

  • Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

  • Current and relevant ERP system experience

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance is required

  • Journal entries experience

  • Proven knowledge of international accounting

  • SAP experience

  • Well-founded grasp of financial statement preparation

  • Wide ranging experience with accounts receivable

  • Comprehension of public company reporting

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Quality experience with accounts payable

  • Good understanding of annual reporting

  • General familiarity with project management process improvement

  • Earlier work involving corporate taxes

  • Previous experience working with financial reporting

  • Internal control review experience highly desired

  • Practical knowledge of accounting policy

  • Skills in report generation

  • Outstanding skills in analyzing financial data and promptly generating accurate reports

  • Possess strong organizational and follow-up skills

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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