Senior Accountant

$100,000 - $120,000 yearly

Job Category:Accounting & Finance

Position Type:Direct Hire / Permanent

Work Model:Hybrid

Location:Omaha, Nebraska  [Hybrid]

Job ID:132092

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Job Description

LaSalle Network partnered with a leading CPG company to hire a Senior Accountant in Omaha, Nebraska! Reporting to the Senior Director, Finance you will be responsible for a variety of tasks surrounding the financial accounting and reporting process. This includes accounting and review for technical and judgmental areas. This position requires knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and will be instrumental in preparing the SEC filings. This position will involve frequently partnering with personnel at all levels throughout the Company. Consistency, accuracy and timeliness of communication are vital and must clearly convey all outstanding issues. 

Senior Financial Analyst/ Technical Accountant Responsibilities: 

  • You will provide support for internal and external financial statements in compliance with GAAP and other regulatory requirements 

  • Participate in recurring and special projects involving divestitures and acquisitions, policy updates, compliance support and process improvement initiatives 

  • Participate in period-end close activities to ensure timely completion of assigned tasks, including identification and resolution of unusual items and issues 

  • Create monthly accounting schedules as support for balance sheet account reconciliations and financial audits and provide analytic support to business partners as required 

  • Review and perform general accounting activities in the SAP general ledger, which includes preparing and uploading journal entries related to more complex transactions and use of the Cadency tool 

  • Partner cross-functionally on environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives and reporting 

  • Assist in internal and external audits 

  • Evaluate and maintain effectiveness of processes, procedures and control environment 

  • Work in a team environment and across business groups within the company. 

  • Ensure compliance with SOX Controls and CAG policies 

  • Prioritize multiple activities to ensure accurate and timely completion of both scheduled and extemporaneous tasks within a tight deadline 

  • Operate under the timeless values of integrity, external focus, broad-mindedness, agility, leadership and results 

  • Functional involvement in change management is frequent and eminent 

Senior Financial Analyst/ Technical Accountant Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting  

  • CPA certification a plus 

  • 3+ plus years of business experience in public accounting, corporate accounting, financial reporting, etc. 

  • Understanding of generally accepted accounting principles required 

  • SAP experience helpful 

 

If you are interested in this position, please apply! 

Thank you, 

Becky Clifton 

Senior Project Manager 

LaSalle Network 

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.