Senior Corporate Accountant

A privately held commercial construction company has partnered with Versique to search for a newly created Senior Corporate Accountant. The Company has experienced substantial growth in recent years and has aggressive plans to continue this trend.

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Job Description

The role of the Senior Corporate Accountant is to facilitate the work flow and process the necessary information from the divisions to support the timely completion of month-end.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Ensure all employee compensation, benefits, incentives and taxes are captured and accounted for appropriately and in an efficient manner
  • Develop processes and appropriate internal controls over important tax matters, including board compensation, parent company employee stock award vesting and exercises, and incentive stock options (ISO’s)
  • Capture and record all capital expenditures and ensure the Company handles all associated tax elements appropriately, including both sales and use and income taxes
  • Ensure we maintain optimized and well-controlled cash management processes and invest all available cash balances
  • Lead the accounting for our financing arrangements, including capital leases, including the perfecting of any associated security interests in collateral
  • Drive monthly close activity to completion within deadlines
  • Support preparation of the financial statements and financial analysis of monthly, quarterly and annual results. Help prepare management reporting packages for senior management, parent company and directors.
  • Design and maintain an effective systems solution and internal controls over the above activities
  • Support preparation of the Company’s periodic financial statements and associated financial analysis, including reports for Board of Directors, management and others
  • Works closely with Finance leaders on key financial processes and financial matters, and actively leverages other resources to accomplish all financial deliverables. Actively supports driving leverage and standardization.
  • Is willing to courteously offer suggestions for improvement in a fast-paced, vibrant team environment.
  • On a small team, other responsibilities may be added to this role depending upon capability and needs of the team.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Accounting / Finance degree required
  • Minimum of 3-5 years relevant work experience
  • Construction Industry experience preferred
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Experience with Timberline (Sage) software preferred
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite required
  • Ability to prioritize and complete tasks efficiently as a team player
  • Exceptionally well-developed communication and interpersonal skills

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