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Senior Staff Accountant, Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles, CA, US, 90058

CR Laurence


Job ID:  177461

C.R. Laurence Co., Inc. (CRL) is the leading supplier to the glazing, architectural, railing, construction, industrial, and automotive industries. Offering more than 60,000 products, we serve the industry from locations throughout North America, Europe, and Australia.


Job Summary


Maintains financial records and ensures the financial transactions are properly recorded.  Ensures the accuracy of entries to ledger accounts and reconciles subsidiary ledger accounts to the general ledger.  Prepares complex balance sheets, profit and loss statements and other financial reports.  Analyzes current costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to the predict future revenues and expenses.  May supervise and lead entry-level accountants.


Essential Duties And Responsibilities


  • Analyzing complex financial reports and records
  • Making recommendations based on analysis and status of reserves, assets and expenditures
  • Reviewing journal entries of junior accountants to ensure accuracy
  • Performing variance analyses and preparing account reconciliations
  • Assisting with financial and tax audits
  • Documenting and monitoring internal controls in support of auditing team
  • Coordinating more complex accounting projects and initiatives with other members of the accounting and finance team or with other departments
  • Maintain the consolidated chart of accounts within the consolidation software application (Host Analytics)
  • Assist with month-end close
  • Consolidate monthly financial results while performing various analysis (e.g. bad debt allowance)
  • Prepare audit schedules and maintain SOX compliance by performing various reviews
  • Assist in special projects as needed


Regular and predictable attendance, safely perform tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of your job.


Skills, Knowledge and Ability Requirements


To be considered for a Senior Staff Accountant position, the following conditions must be met:

  • Bachelor’s in business administration with an emphasis in accounting; M.B.A./CPA license is preferred
  • 3 plus years of functional accounting experience
  • Strong understanding of GAAP and IFRS standards
  • Skilled in account reconciliation, balance sheet analysis, bank reconciliation, calculate depreciation, financial accounting, general ledger accounting, month-end close, quarter-end close, revenue recognition, year-end close.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and positive attitude
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail and a strong work ethic
  • Exceptional computer skills (Microsoft Office)


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


C.R. Laurence Co., a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Fabrication, Manufacturing