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Robert Half Sr. Accountant in Lenexa, Kansas


We are offering an exciting opportunity for a detail-oriented Sr. Accountant in Lenexa, Kansas. The role involves ensuring the accuracy and integrity of financial operations, providing strategic insights to support business decision-making, and managing financial reporting. The candidate will be expected to leverage their experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment. If you or someone you know is interested, please contact Audrey Jones at 816-448-3096 for more information!


• Prepare and analyze monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements in compliance with GAAP standards.

• Oversee general ledger activities, including creating journal entries and account reconciliations, and maintaining accurate financial records.

• Assist in the preparation of annual budgets and periodic forecasts, providing variance analysis and insights to support financial planning.

• Conduct cost accounting activities, analyzing manufacturing costs, variances, and profitability to optimize operational efficiency.

• Monitor inventory transactions, reconcile inventory accounts, and perform periodic inventory audits to ensure accuracy.

• Perform financial analysis to identify trends, assess financial performance, and provide actionable management insights.

• Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, tax filings, and internal control procedures.

• Identify opportunities for process improvements, efficiency enhancements, and automation within the finance function.

• Collaborate with cross-functional teams including operations, sales, and procurement to support business objectives and initiatives.

• Support special projects, financial audits, and other ad-hoc assignments as required.


• Possess a minimum of three years of experience in a senior accountant role or similar.

• Demonstrated proficiency in account reconciliation, balance sheet reconciliation, and bank reconciliations.

• Ability to handle general ledger operations and journal entries.

• Proficient in Microsoft Excel.

• Experience with month-end close procedures.

• Capable of preparing detailed financial reporting and conducting financial analysis.

• Familiarity with budgeting and forecasting processes.

• Proficient in variance analysis and reconciliations.

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

• Strong organizational and multitasking abilities.

• Attention to detail and accuracy in all work.

• Capable of working independently as well as part of a team.

• Familiarity with accounting software and systems.

• Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit roberthalf.gobenefits.net for more information.

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