Senior Accountant

Fully Remote, $95K - $120K salary, Full Benefits, and 401K

Interested? Email jeff@havensgroupkc.com or Kelsey@havensgroupkc.com and please attach your resume. 

 

The Company is a national and international perennial "Best Company to Work" with exceptional benefits and culture. Not a "Big 6" with burn-out hours.  Leadership values work-life balance with a varying utilization rate of 30-40 hours per week, maybe more some weeks, but this will be an outlier.  

 

  • Up to 120K Pay: Our client believes wages must keep up with inflation. From 6/21 to 6/22, Senior Accountants with 6-8 years of experience went from 95K to 115K in the highest pay markets. Our client will pay up to 120K for exceptional talent. A great opportunity to normalize your wages!

  • 100% Remote: Out customer believes remote work empowers you to pursue better outcomes for your personal life and client. Who are these clients? SMB company owners and leaders and becoming their de facto Controller and CFO. 

 

What Will You Do? 

  • Perform the day-to-day accounting operations managing the general ledger, payables, receivables, payroll, collections, and financial reporting.

  • Follow and help improve our internal procedures, processes, and controls.

  • Run technology onboarding activities, take ownership of specific pieces of technology, and research technology solutions to solve specific operational challenges

  • Work with onshore and offshore staff to collaborate on performing and, in some cases, manage the performance of transactional and technical accounting activities and synthesize data into reports or analyses for the clients.

  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements in compliance with official guidelines and requirements

  • Manage communications with vendors, customers, partners, shareholders, banks, and other interested parties for each client

  • Manage journal entries, reconciliations, and coordinating the overall effort for the monthly and annual closing processes

  • Assist in the preparation of budgets and forecasts

  • Review the Company's accounting information to identify and resolve inaccuracies or imbalances

  • Onboard new clients with technology solutions, including accounting packages, ERP solutions, billing and receivables solutions, and other related tools

  • Convert customers to new accounting systems and perform cleanup activities on clients' books and records

  • Advice and assistance with technical accounting decisions

  • Interact with clients to assist with ad-hoc requests.

 

Skills and Experience to Be Successful

  • Outstanding interpersonal communication skills and is highly effective in developing trusted relationships in person, over video and/or phone, and through written communications.

  • Proven experience as a senior accountant or other similar position in either a corporate setting or another BPO practice

  • Experience in several different industries - professional services, manufacturing, construction, tech startups, and healthcare is particularly valued.

  • Strong technical accounting knowledge in several key areas: Costing (product and service), revenue recognition standards, supply chain, inventory accounting, government contract compliance, and not-for-profit accounting, including grants and compliance reporting, are of particular value.

  • Excellent knowledge of accounting and financial processes and the structure necessary to run them efficiently and effectively (budgeting, financial closure, reporting, etc.)

  • Knowledge and experience of GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles)

  • Understanding of data analysis and forecasting

  • Experience with multiple accounting systems, which could include QuickBooks, Xero, Dynamics, NetSuite, Intacct, and other middle-market accounting and ERP packages

  • Expert in Excel

  • Well-organized with the ability to prioritize

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills