Senior Accountant

Location Chino
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

Contact email: eric@gulfstreamsp.com
Job ref: 8539
Published: about 1 month ago

Senior Accountant

Location: Orange County, CA

Job Summary: We are seeking a detail-oriented Senior Accountant to join our dynamic team in Orange County, CA. This role requires a keen understanding of accounting principles and a solid foundation in both public accounting and manufacturing environments. Ideal candidates will have graduated from Cal State Fullerton with a bachelor's degree in accounting and possess advanced Microsoft Excel skills. This position offers a remarkable opportunity to work closely with senior leadership, including the COO, President, Controller, and CFO, providing significant exposure and learning opportunities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Financial Auditing and Reporting: Conduct comprehensive audits and ensure compliance with financial regulations and standards. Prepare accurate monthly journal entries and financial statements.
  • Excel Data Management: Utilize advanced Excel functions including pivot tables, formulas, and macros to analyze financial data and enhance reporting accuracy.
  • Collaborative Financial Leadership: Work directly with the company's COO, President, Controller, and CFO to develop financial strategies and drive business decisions.
  • Manufacturing Financial Oversight: Apply accounting knowledge to the manufacturing sector, overseeing financial processes to ensure fiscal health and cost-efficiency.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Maintain up-to-date knowledge of accounting regulations and standards to ensure all financial operations comply with statutory laws and corporate policies.

Qualifications:

  • Educational Background: Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Cal State Fullerton.
  • Professional Experience: At least two years of public accounting experience, preferably with the big four. Candidates with experience in smaller accounting firms will also be considered.
  • Industry Expertise: Minimum of one year of experience in the manufacturing sector and two to three years in auditing roles.
  • Technical Skills: Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including pivot tables, formulas, and macros.
  • Fundamental Accounting Knowledge: Strong understanding of debits and credits, and proficiency in managing monthly journal entries.
  • Work History: Local and stable work history within the accounting field.

Why Join Us? This position offers a unique opportunity to advance your career by working alongside top executives in a supportive and growth-oriented environment. You will gain invaluable insights into strategic financial management within a thriving business environment.