Senior Accountant in Fremont, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: 2135413


A leading public green tech company In the East Bay is Seeking a Senior Accountant to join their accomplished and enthusiastic technical cross-functional organization. Ideal candidates will have 5+ years of experience with a mixed background in public accounting and industry accounting. A CPA and a strong understanding on Accounting operations such as; ME Closing, Fixed Assists, Consolidation, Reconciliations, Inventory, Cost, and Accruals.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Process month-end close accounting operations including - preparing journal entries, account reconciliations, flux analysis and consolidation process.
  • Partner with cross functional teams including Finance, Tax, IT, Legal, Technical Accounting.
  • Support and ensure implementation of financial controls and process and system solutions.
  • Driver of process improvements through automation, streamlining and best practices to ensure an efficient close process.
  • Partner SOX implications and processes, modify/implement controls as appropriate, and conduct accounting process reviews with internal and external auditors.
  • Support external audit and quarterly/annual financials by timely submission of PBC schedules and reporting packages and pro-active partnership with the audit team.
  • Be a team player and be willing to take on ad-hoc requests
Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 5 years of direct experience in operational accounting with a publicly traded company a plus
  • CPA with Big 4 public accounting experience preferred
  • Ability to set priorities, handle multiple tasks, and deliver results in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet targets and deadlines and Able to respond effectively to changing priorities
  • Strong oral and written communication skills with cooperative, interdisciplinary approach
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP, SOX, and standard accounting processes and controls
  • Strong computer skills including advanced Excel skills and ERP or accounting system such as Oracle r12

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