The Senior Accountant will be assisting the day-to-day accounting activities and month-end financial reporting requirements, while being actively involved in the monthly, quarterly, and annual financial processes. The position requires strong knowledge of accounting principles and accounting functions from both a detailed and big-picture perspective. The Senior Accountant will be responsible for booking transactions and preparing financials for JV entities. The Senior Accountant will also be involved in analyzing certain transactions to ensure proper journal entries are recorded, and take an active role in monthly close, and preparation of monthly financial statements. The Senior Accountant will be heavily involved in the quarterly financial audits and be required to perform financial analyses and other ad hoc projects when necessary.
The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting with the right mix of technical accounting, general ledger accounting, financial analysis, and communication skills to enable him/her to communicate effectively with functional departments and collaborate with staff at all levels across various functions. He/she will be an enthusiastic team player who is detail-oriented with the ability to work independently.
Active involvement in day to day operational accounting activities
Assists in the preparation of financial reports for internal and external use
Prepares monthly and quarterly reconciliations
Interprets financial transactions and resolves accounting discrepancies
Develops and implements processes with focus on automation, scalability, and efficiency
Takes an active role in month / quarter / year-end closing processes to include maintaining and communicating closing schedules with reporting units
Performs financial analysis of accounting data and transactions to identify significant fluctuations for review and accuracy
Supports the quarterly and annual financial audit process with external audit teams
Continuously identifies / implements work process improvements to streamline accounting methods and increase the productivity of the corporate accounting team
Performs special projects and studies on accounting and control matters as requested
Assists with the consolidation of the subsidiaries and preparation of the financial statements
The Experience You’ll Need (Required):
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance required
Minimum of 4-5 years’ experience in financial reporting and/or general accounting
Requires excellent analytical ability, attention to detail, and ability to work independently and in teams
Strong knowledge of US GAAP
Good oral and written communication skills required
Possesses Intermediate Excel skills
Excellent time management, planning and organizational skills
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and act with a sense of urgency
Ability to work with competing priorities under tight deadlines
Finishing Touches (Preferred):
CPA and/or Public Accounting experience
Financial reporting experience
Evolent Health is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
8 openings. Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: There will also be a performance bonus on the back end.
Internal Number: 5819
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