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Senior Accountant with International Accounting in Norfolk, VA

  • Location: Norfolk, Virginia
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #540


Local office of national publisher in immediate need of an experienced Senior Accountant to join their team asap!


  • Compile financial data for international statutory reporting requirements
  • Liaison with international accounting firms to obtain data and file required returns
  • Perform analytical review on balance sheet and income statement accounts and research unexpected or unusual results
  • Perform analyses to review accrual amounts and recommend adjustments based on actual activity
  • Work with department managers and directors to prepare and post journal entries
  • Apply proper accounting treatment to new and existing financial transactions and record applicable journal entries to the General Ledger in accordance with company financial policies and GAAP
  • Ensure procedures are properly documented; maintain strong internal controls
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required
  • CPA certification preferred
  • Minimum 4 years general accounting experience required
  • Ability to convert complex data into meaningful information so actionable plans can be developed.
  • Ability to demonstrate an analytical, methodical and resourceful approach to problem solving
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, necessary to articulate ideas and prepare analyses
  • Good interpersonal skills, necessary to build and maintain relationships and interact well across all levels
  • Ability to prioritize and ensure completion of critical tasks
  • Ability to work effectively alone as well as in a team environment with minimal supervision
  • Ability to adjust to changing priorities, circumstances, and personal interaction styles
  • Good understanding of general accounting concepts and procedures
  • Familiarity with web-based data systems
  • Experience with PeopleSoft and/or Workday highly desirable
  • Must be detailed orientated

SALARY: Up to $85k based on experience

HOURS: 8 hour shift starting as early as 7:30AM. 2 days on site/3 days remote work from home.