Senior Accountant (Far East Dallas)

Accretive Solutions’ Executive Search Practice, now a part of RGP, has been engaged by an excellent private company to recruit a Senior Accountant to join their team, located in far East Dallas. They are considering candidates who enjoy a fast-pace with 5+ years’ strong GL experience in industry, a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, and intermediate to advanced Excel skills. The company is growing quickly, has a great culture, and excellent benefits. Overall very good work/life balance with occasional overtime to meet deadlines. Salary range $65-75K. Only local candidates will be considered.


The Senior Accountant provides support to the Controller. Maintains and controls the General Ledger accounts and business transactions of the organization, applying Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) that includes analytical work and thorough review of financial records.

Essential Functions
• Analyze assigned accounts for discrepancies, identify resolution and alerts Controller of issues.
• Prepares general ledger entries supported by analysis, research or third party information
• Reconciles assigned balance sheet accounts and researches/resolves variances
• Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data
• Reviews work performed by outsourced staff
• Documents current procedures


Required Education and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Business, with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in finance or accounting position.
• Knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
• Knowledge of automated financial and accounting reporting systems.
• Thorough working knowledge of account reconciliation with detailed high volume of transactions.
• Ability to analyze financial data
• Strong verbal, written, and listening skills.

Preferred Skills
• Strong working knowledge of debits and credits and what balance is normal for each type of account.
• Balance Sheet Reconciliation.
• Ability to manage multiple priorities and deliver within short term time frames.
• Ability to be flexible and to adapt quickly to ever changing business needs.
• Intermediate to advanced MS Excel skills

Proficient with all Microsoft Office Products (Excel Spreadsheets and MS Word is a must), Mid-Level Accounting Software experience.

Little to no travel is expected for this position.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Overtime to meet deadlines should be expected.

Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


If you, or someone you know, meet these requirements and are interested in learning more about this exciting career opportunity, please contact Jennifer Weiss at and include an updated resume/CV.

Corporate Statement: 

On December 4th, 2017, Accretive Solutions was acquired by RGP. This job is an RGP position.

RGP is a professional services firm dedicated to providing people and perspectives to solve business challenges. As a provider of high-value, on-demand solutions aimed at our client’s most critical initiatives, we live and work within our clients' countries, cultures and languages, helping local business leaders and their global operating teams attain strategic objectives.

With experience across many disciplines including, finance and accounting, information management, human capital, supply chain management, legal and internal audit, we help companies address complex situations on the inside of business. Working alongside the client team, we solve problems, execute, and transfer knowledge. In other words, we help get the internal work done, while building the team's capability to change and operate in brand new ways.

RGP was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm. Today, RGP is a publicly traded company. Including the operations of Accretive, RGP employs over 3,700 professionals, annually serving over 2,600 clients around the world from 76 practice offices.

Job Date: 

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 22:00

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