Controlling : Senior Accountant


Anne Cowper


Columbia (MD), USA
Entry level
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Your tasks:

  • Facilitate monthly closeout by calculating and recording monthly journal entries surrounding P&L expense lines
  • Complete monthly balance sheet roll-forwards to track ending balances within accrual balance sheet accounts
  • Complete balance sheet reserve analysis for key reserves
  • Prepare expense and gross margin analysis
  • Accounting research as necessary
  • Generating Ad Hoc Reconciliations and internal reports as needed
  • Month end close duties as assigned
  • Improve current schedules, tracking mechanisms, processes and procedures thru application of technology
  • Prepare monthly review, analysis and propose changes at a account and cost center level
  • Assist with financial audits and tax returns, including preparing schedules as needed
  • Document accounting processes and assess controls
  • Other duties as assigned
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Your qualifications:

  • BBA/BS in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA or CPA Candidate
  • 4+ years of accounting/tax experience
  • Detail oriented with the ability to investigate and resolve problems
  • Ability to work collaboratively across departmental functions
  • Must be proficient with MS Office (Powerpoint, Word, Excel)
  • Must be a strong communicator with the ability to effectively present financial information to a variety of audiences
  • Flexible to work non-traditional hours, overtime, weekends and travel on occasion
  • Unquestionable integrity and personal ethics
  • Ability to listen, negotiate, guide and facilitate.
  • Ability to lead and operate effectively in a team-oriented business

Our offer:

If this sounds like the job you‘ve been looking for, please email your resume to and reference job number US-BWI-50953138-001. Rohde & Schwarz is an equal opportunity employer.
Rohde & Schwarz develops, produces and markets innovative products for test and measurement, broadcast and media, cybersecurity, secure communications and monitoring and network testing areas.

More than just a job - what we offer

Development possibilities

Pushing beyond your limits

We want to achieve great things together. We never stand still. And neither will you. You will receive training tailored to your needs while working to deliver customized solutions. Assume responsibility for your project or your team to grow along with it – and grow beyond your limits.

work life balance

A healthy work/life balance

Together we will create a framework to match your drive and desire to make a difference. By adapting your working time to your personal needs, you maintain the sense of balance needed for maximum creativity and productivity. Your results will speak for themselves.


Bringing ideas to life

We continually reassess long-established ways of looking at things in order to explore new directions. And we offer structures where you, too, can turn your ideas into reality. Along with joining existing initiatives, you will be encouraged to think outside the box and blaze new trails of your own. By doing so, you will keep us moving forward as a company – while advancing your own career. Join us in putting the spirit of innovation into action!


Staying the course

We never lose sight of our goals. As an independent, privately owned company, we have succeeded in that approach for many years. This creates a sustainable and appealing working environment for our committed employees, including attractive compensation, a far-sighted pension plan and much more.

Health and the family

Health and the family

We are fully committed to supporting you and your family. This includes various packages to promote good health and healthy lifestyles, from sports programs to educational campaigns, to balance the needs and desires of all concerned.


Expert discussions among equals

We are a group of experts extending across every continent. This network is an endless source of knowledge and input for you. With your colleagues, you are more than the sum of the many parts. The result: collaboration and cooperation at the highest level.

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