Hunter Hamilton is seeking a professional Senior Accountant to work in downtown Minneapolis, MN! This excellent ongoing contract role offers opportunity for growth within a fact-paced, thriving environment! As a Senior Accountant, you will work closely with the Controller to reconcile sub ledger to general ledger account balances, prepare financial statements and assist with internal control evaluations. Specific responsibilities include: • Preparing journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations and other analyses in order to close books at month/year end in accordance with GAAP. • Assist with the timely preparation of accurate financial statements and reporting of key financial information. • Analyze and understand variances in financial statements and document explanation for key items. • Assist with annual financial statement audits and periodic internal control assessments as well as policy and procedure audits. • Assist with both federal and state tax preparation & filling. • Special projects as assigned. Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications and skills: • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance • 5+years' experience as a Staff Accountant • Strong analytical skills • Strong organizational skills. • Good knowledge of accounting and financial principles, practices, and procedures • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel/Outlook/Word/PowerPoint) • QuickBooks experience is required • Netsuite experience highly preferred Company Overview: Hunter Hamilton Finance + Accounting offers contract, consulting and project engagements, in addition to executive and retained search opportunities, for proven professionals who specialize in financial reporting, analysis, general accounting, treasury, audit and tax. With a highly experienced sales and recruiting team focused on personalized service, our mission is to help established firms and new organizations connect with experienced finance and accounting professionals, allowing both to focus and excel within their core competencies. If you are looking for the right opportunity to showcase your talent, connect with Hunter Hamilton today!