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Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in NEW YORK, New York


Robert Half Accountemps is recruiting a Senior Accountant on a temporary-to-full-time basis for its Manhattan based client.

The Senior Accountant will primarily be responsible for assisting with Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Bank Reconciliations, GL, Closings, Financial Reporting, Payroll, etc. Sr. Accountant will be assisting with various other year end projects.

Candidates must possess a bachelor’s in accounting and 5+ years of related experience is required with a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Black Baud + Financials' Edge is highly preferred.

This temporary-to-full-time opportunity can provide great career stability.

For immediate consideration send your resume to with ‘Sr. Accountant’ in the subject line. If already a registered candidate of Accountemps call 718-997-1140 for more information.


  • Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

  • ERP system experience

  • 3+ years of overall general accounting experience

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Ability to work well with functional department managers

  • Strong analytical capabilities and discernment

  • Expertise in financial reporting

  • Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

  • Aptitude for analyzing financial data and generating accurate reports in a timely manner

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are highly desired

  • Accounts Receivable (AR) experience preferred

  • Proficiency in Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Financial Statement experience desired

  • General ledger experience highly desired

  • Annual Financial Reporting experience

  • Adeptness in Financial Edge

  • Strong time management and organizational skills

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

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Salary: DOE

Location: NEW YORK, NY

Date Posted: November 20, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 02942-0011619309

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance