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Senior Staff Accountant

Davis, CA 95618

Posted: 05/20/2024 Employment Type: DirectHire Industry: Accounting Job Number: 1681332

Job Description

We are recruiting a Senior Staff Accountant for a company in the Greater Sacramento area. Our client is a division of a manufacturing site for a larger organization. The Senior Staff Accountant will report directly to a Controller who enjoys mentoring and developing his team without micromanaging employees. Salary: $80,000-$95,000 DOE.

The ideal candidate will be willing to work on low level and high-level accounting functions, have strong experience with reconciliation and general ledger accounting. CPA is a plus. 


  • Responsible for general ledger activities, cash receipts, disbursements, reconciliations, financial statement preparation and tax reporting. 
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts with supporting schedules on a monthly basis.
  • Journal entry preparation to include, but not limited to, depreciation, amortization, payroll, accruals, prepaid amortization, inventory relief, adjusting, correcting, year-end closing.
  • Perform month-end analytical reviews of Income Statements and Balance sheet.
  • Assist with the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements.
  • Review financial documents and materials and assist in preparing the fiscal budget, assignment of accounting codes, and various other related financial activities.
  • Coordinate activities with auditors and release the appropriate records and information.
  • Prepare special projects/reports as assigned by Controller.


  • Minimum three to five years of related accounting experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required. 
  • Experience with SAP preferred.
  • Proactive and ability to communicate with parent company and outside auditors.
  • CPA license is preferred.
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel including familiarity with complex formulas is preferred.
  • Proficiency with computerized general ledger systems.
  • Strong experience in month-end closures required.
  • Demonstrated experience with general ledger work through financial statement preparation required. 
  • High attention to detail and strong analytical skills. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to work effectively with a wide variety of individuals.

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