Senior Accountant

Glen Mills, PA
Glen Mills, PA
Depends on Experience  Annual
Full Time

The Senior Accountant will support the COO and Controller in carrying out the responsibilities of the Finance / Accounting Department.


  • Prepare accounting related journal entries
  • Regularly maintain detailed reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts
  • Provide detailed analyses and explanations of all transactions
  • Prepare documentation for external auditors
  • Assist with payroll related items.
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process
  • Provide input into department’s goal setting process
  • Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
  • Assist with tax audits and tax returns
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Follow our company’s established accounting processes
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP principles
  • Perform such other accounting, financial, or administrative tasks as may be required from time to time - by the COO or Controller

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Proficient in Word and Excel - Ability to create and interpret spreadsheets is essential
  • Above average skills with Microsoft Excel. Must be able to create and utilize Pivot Tables, V-Lookup and Sum-IF formula driven workbooks.
  • Strong mathematical and analytical skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to research financial and regulatory guidance independently
  • Able to read and understand technical forms and financial reports
  • Willingness to establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Ability to function well in a team oriented environment

Education and Work Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited four year college or university required
  • 3+ years’ experience in accounting or related field