Senior Accountant

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Senior Accountant Job Description

Job Title: Senior Accountant


Location: [Insert Location]


Job Type: Full-time


Reports to: [Insert Accounting Manager or Controller]


Salary: [Insert Salary Range]


Job Overview:

We are seeking an experienced Senior Accountant to join our team. The Senior Accountant will be responsible for managing and overseeing the company's accounting processes, including month-end and year-end closing activities, reconciliations, and financial statement preparation. The Senior Accountant will also be responsible for providing guidance and support to other members of the accounting team.



• Manage and oversee the month-end and year-end closing process, including journal entries, reconciliations, and financial statement preparation

• Review and analyze financial statements to ensure accuracy and completeness

• Provide guidance and support to other members of the accounting team

• Develop and maintain accounting policies and procedures to ensure compliance with accounting standards and regulations

• Assist in the preparation of budgets and forecasts

• Participate in internal and external audits

• Prepare and file various tax returns, such as sales tax and property tax

• Perform other ad-hoc accounting tasks as needed



• Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or a related field

• Minimum of 5-7 years of experience in accounting, with at least 2-3 years in a supervisory role

• Strong knowledge of GAAP accounting principles and regulations

• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

• Strong organizational and time management skills

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• Ability to work independently and in a team environment

• Proficient in Microsoft Office and accounting software

• CPA certification preferred