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Senior Accountant, Technical Accounting

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Robert Half
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To apply for this Senior Accountant, Technical Accounting role, email your resume to John Sadofsky ( In the subject line, type “Senior Accountant, Technical Accounting.”


- Assist with development and maintenance of critical global accounting policies and help define ongoing processes for technical accounting research and global policy setting

- Monitor, understand and identify potential impact(s) of new accounting and SEC standards on financial statements and disclosures, and support project managers for certain projects, which includes the implementation of ASC 606 and 842.

- Assist in developing processes to maintain and ensure compliance with internal controls related to global accounting policies and new accounting and reporting guidance issued by the FASB and the SEC

- Respond to ad-hoc accounting inquiries related to topics such as revenue recognition, purchase accounting, acquisitions, derivatives, leases, debt and equity transactions.


- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance

- CPA required

- 3+ years of accounting experience for publicly-traded company and/or public accounting experience.

- Experience with a global company and/or foreign operations preferred

- Technical accounting research experience a plus

To apply for this Senior Accountant, Technical Accounting role, email your resume to John Sadofsky ( In the subject line, type “Senior Accountant, Technical Accounting.”

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world’s leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we’ve been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don’t take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World’s Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Salary: DOE

Location: CHICAGO, IL

Date Posted: October 18, 2019

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 01300-0010591079

Staffing Area: Finance

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