Senior Accountant/Auditor (Financial Services) - $50 - $80/hour (Contract to Start)

Job Type: 
Professional Services
Accounting and Finance
Bookkeeping, Banking, and Financial Support
Other Professional Positions
Employment Category: 
Contract

Our client, a Raleigh-based financial services organization, is actively recruiting for a very sharp Accountant, with extensive experience with reconciling and/or auditing G/L Accounts, to assist on a long-term project.

This is a contract role expected to last at least 6 months (long-term potential possible).

Company will pay excellent wage ($50-80/hour) to attract an excellent candidate.  Please forward resume for more details.   

Key Things to Note:

  • The bank recently completed several acquisitions.  They are merging accounts and need to substantiate and/or reconcile all G/L account balances.  This Accountant will be critically involved in that process.  Seek candidate with strong reconciliation skills.  Auditing bkgd would be a plus.
  • The client is open to hybrid or on-site candidates
  • Role will involve reconciling data from various ERP and other supporting systems.  Seek technologically-inclined candidate who is accustomed to working with numerous systems.  Advance Excel is assumed and required.
  • This is a highly interactive role.  This Accountant will regularly interface with colleagues, other departments, and potentially vendors or clients to research reconciling items. Seek candidate who enjoys a collaborative role and whose accounting and analytical skills are complemented by superb interpersonal and communication skills.
  • This is a fast-paced, high volume and highly professional setting.  Seek candidate who maintains poise and professionalism despite disruption, redirection or pace.

Targeted candidate will offer a Finance or Accounting degree and 3+ years of Accounting and/or Audit experience. Financial Services/Banking experience will be a prioritized. Strong knowledge of GAAP assumed and required.

Other priorities include:

  • Demonstrated ability to research and reconcile complex accounts
  • Outstanding analytical skills
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Advanced Excel; substantial experience with ERP systems
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including a high degree of diplomacy

Finally, we seek a team player who will thrive in this dynamic and empowered company.  A lot is happening, and we seek an energetic, can-do, and self-directed quick study who can jump right in.

Please forward Word resume for prompt consideration.