Sr Accountant - External Reporting
Saint Louis, MO
The External Reporting Senior Accountant is responsible for the accurate and timely preparation of the firm' s SEC filings and other external financial statements and developing and maintaining the firm' s accounting policies in accordance with US GAAP.
: Integrally involved in the SEC reporting process, including obtaining supporting documentation for preparing filings, performing analyses, and ensuring completeness and accuracy
: Collaborate across Finance and other areas of the firm to help ensure reporting deadlines are met
: Collaborate with the external auditor for successful completion of yearend audits
: Maintain the firm' s accounting policy manual in accordance with US GAAP
: Assist with documenting the firm' s accounting policies for new standards and responding to requests for providing technical accounting guidance
: Participate in cross functional teams responsible for implementing finance business objectives
: Identifies and researches accounting business process and/or control issues, researches causes of issues, identifies solutions to correct, and participates in implementing solutions.
: Identifies ways to retrieve and analyze data using a variety of resources.
: Ability to solve problems while working with tight time frames, heavy workloads, or conflicting demands.
: Ability to manage routine matters or processes in their area of expertise. Will occasionally mentor and train other associates on the team
: Bachelor' s Degree in Accounting or Finance
: Minimum of four years of experience, preferably in public accounting
: Strong understanding of Financial Statements and SEC Reporting
: Strong technical accounting skills
: Ability to work in teams and independently
: CPA preferred