Role details

Senior Accountant

Norwalk   •   USD85,000 - USD95,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Global manufacturer is seeking a Senior Accountant.
  • Our client is a leading manufacturer in their business.

About Our Client

Our client is a global manufacturing and production company in Norwalk, CT currently seeking a Senior Accountant to add to their Accounting department.

Job Description

The responsibilities of the Senior Accountant include but are not limited to;



  • Perform research in the ASC accounting codification to ensure monthly reported results comply with the US GAAP.


  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of the accounting codification and all newly proposed accounting standards.


  • Provide entities with guidance on US GAAP and on internal policies.


  • Create, maintain, and publish a database of accounting issues addressed to ensure consistency across the company.


  • Perform financial analysis driven by a thorough understanding of the operations of the business (including flux, business understanding, and quality control) and provide commentary for assigned business segments.


  • Maintain up-to-date understanding of the operations of the businesses supported and how they impact the externally reported results.


  • Prepare select consolidated account analysis.


  • Gain a thorough understanding of the operations and develop relationships with local finance team members at assigned business units.


  • Process improvements and special projects.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Senior Accountant will have the following qualifications:



  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting required, MBA a plus.


  • CPA or CPA candidate required.


  • 3-5 years of experience in public accounting or within a multi-national company in a corporate accounting capacity


  • 3+ years experience checking for US GAAP compliance


  • 3+ years of experience utilizing Excel at intermediate level


  • HFM/Hyperion experience a plus.


  • Possess strong analytical and organizational skills.


  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.


  • Ability to work in a team environment, strong interpersonal, and communication skills.

What's on Offer

Competitive base salary, benefits, good company culture, etc.

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