Senior Accountant

SolarMAX Technology
Riverside, CA
Apr 06, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Businesses & Consultants
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Job Summary and Responsibilities

Utilizing hands-on accounting experience and an in-depth understanding of accounting principles and company practices, senior accountants perform complex accounting activities and financial analyses. Their day-to-day responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Participate in month-end close activities including the preparation of trial balance, preparation and review of journal entries, preparation of budget-to-actual reports and documentation of significant variances

• Reconcile general ledgers, post journal entries, and assist with the preparation of financial statements

• Accruals, fixed-assets, revenue recognition & variance analysis

• Reconcile intercompany accounts and post eliminating journal entries

• Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents. Verify and analyze business records, transactions, and procedures

• Prepare monthly journal entries and account reconciliation for general ledger accounts and balance sheets

• Prepare and review monthly reconciliations of balance sheet accounts and ensure that general ledger accounts are reconciled with resolution to reconciling items

• Assist with annual external audit and quarterly reviews. Complete requested materials. Assist in preparing assigned schedules for the annual and interim audit

• Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls

• Consolidations of domestic and foreign entities

• Research issues, clarify information, and prepare supporting data


• Bachelor's degree or higher in accounting or finance

• Strong understanding of accounting theory

• CPA a plus, but not required

• 5+ years of progressive accounting experience


• Highly detail oriented and organized

• Ability to meet tight deadlines

• Ability to multitask and maintain confidential information

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction to accomplish objectives

• Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management and external parties to maximize performance, creativity, problem solving and results

• Superior analytical and problem solving skills

• Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications

• Familiarity with accounting software and programs

Company Description
SolarMax Technology Inc. is a Solar Electric Systems Integrator. We specialize in the design, financing and delivery of affordable, high performance solar electric systems for residential and commercial customer.

Riverside, CA


Wed, 5 Apr 2017 11:58:14 PDT