Senior Accountant

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Stamford, Connecticut
Posted
Apr 11, 2024
Closes
Apr 17, 2024
Ref
2746045438
Discipline
Finance
Position Type
Other
Specialty
Alternative Fuels
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Other
Join our client, a rapidly growing company in the renewable energy sector, as a Senior Accountant!

Are you an experienced Senior Accountant looking for an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact? Our client, a pre-IPO company at the forefront of the solar energy revolution, is seeking a highly skilled individual to join their dynamic team.

As a Senior Accountant, you will play a pivotal role in our client's finance department, contributing to their continued success. Your expertise will be essential in managing financial transactions, preparing financial statements, and ensuring compliance with accounting standards and regulations. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including finance, operations, and executive leadership, providing valuable insights and supporting strategic decision-making processes.

Why join our client's team?

• Fast-paced growth: Our client is experiencing remarkable expansion, making this the perfect time to join their journey. As a Senior Accountant, you will have the opportunity to grow alongside the company, advancing your career and taking on new challenges.

• Impactful contributions: With the company's rapid growth, your contributions as a Senior Accountant will directly influence financial processes, shape reporting systems, and optimize financial performance. Your insights will be valued and implemented at every level.

• Innovative work environment: Our client fosters a collaborative and innovative work culture where ideas are encouraged, and creative solutions are celebrated. You will have the chance to work with passionate professionals who are dedicated to changing the game in solar energy.

• Professional development: As a Senior Accountant at our client, you will have access to continuous learning opportunities and professional development resources. You will be supported in expanding your skill set and staying ahead in the ever-evolving field of finance and accounting.

Responsibilities:
  • Assist with monthly, quarterly and year-end close process, including booking journal entries.
  • Monthly revenue recognition process, review of project accounting to support our ASC 606 calculations.
  • Review / reconcile account balances.
  • Reconcile intercompany account activity, agreeing balances with the foreign subsidiaries.
  • Ensure proper accounting for realized and unrealized exchange rates between units
  • Assist with regulatory and financial reporting.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of internal control policies and procedures.
  • Perform other related duties as necessary or assigned.
  • Coordinate and assist with the external audit.
  • Supports and assists with the internal audit function and ongoing SOX compliance requirements.
  • Perform other related duties as necessary or assigned.

Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
• CPA or equivalent certification is strongly preferred.
• 3-6 years experience in top-tier public accounting firms and/or public company environment.
• MUST have experience with ASC 606 calculations.
• Proficient in accounting software, ideally Netsuite and advanced MS Excel skills.
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities, with keen attention to detail.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.