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Senior Accountant
Id 647
Type Full-time
Location St. Petersburg, FL
Category Accounting / Finance
Description We’re looking a financial expert to manage key aspects of our business accounting practices. Duties include preparing financial statements and schedules, analyzing revenues and expenses, preparing weekly and monthly reports, helping with monthly reconciliations and assisting in financial and tax audits. In addition, you would play a key role in month, quarter and year-end closings and ad hoc reporting.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Analyze revenues and expenses
  • Prepare weekly and monthly reports
  • Produce variance analysis
  • Create monthly period reports, charting revenue and expenses
  • Prepare lead schedules, including cash flow, balance sheet and income statements
  • Play key role in month, quarter and year-end closings
  • Produce ad hoc reporting

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Provides excellent customer service
  • Works well under pressure
  • Produces accurate work
  • Manages details and multiple tasks well
  • Interacts well with team members, managers and customers
 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED or PREFERRED:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration, required.
  2. At least three years of corporate accounting experience with large employer (500-plus staffers), preferred.
  3. CPA and/or MBA preferred but not required.
  4. Excellent oral, written and listening skills required.
  5. Strong background with Excel required.
  6. Quick study who is comfortable with change, required.
  7. Commitment to the Times and its mission, required.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Usual office environment but must be accessible at night and on weekends, as business and staff needs require.