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Sr. Accountant

Company: Monolithic Power Systems
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Job Description:

Senior Accountant

Reporting to: Accounting Manager

Job Summary:

The Senior Accountant is a key member of the MPS Finance and Accounting Team and is responsible for the accuracy and integrity of various ledger accounts, timely month-end close and financial reporting activities, key controls and business processes, and a variety of financial and analytical support activities for MPS and its subsidiaries in Asia and Europe.

The Senior Accountant reports to the Accounting Manager and is based in Kirkland, Washington.

Essential Functions:

  • Leads day-to-day accounting activities and month-end close by monitoring and reconciling general ledger accounts, preparing journal vouchers, and providing management with timely and accurate reporting
  • Provides accurate and timely account coding for AP invoices
  • Maintain bookkeeping including payroll/expense reports, sales commission and miscellaneous expenses for international operations and assist in companywide consolidation.
  • Responsible for annual US distributor audit including physical count and POS audit.
  • Proactively identifies and proposes accounting solutions for new or unusual business transactions, and helps to ensure that the day-to-day accounting is consistent with corporate accounting policies, procedures and GAAP.
  • Responsible for the monthly review of financial results and variance analysis as compared to forecast, goal and last year for assigned areas.
  • Responsible for monthly Balance sheet review and for resolution of all outstanding issues.
  • Back up support for Accounts Payable, and Payroll
  • Provides ad hoc support to the finance team as needed
  • Responsible for assisting with Sarbanes-Oxley compliance


  • BS/BA degree in accounting or related field
  • US GAAP accounting knowledge with 3+ years' of accounting experience, including Big 4
  • CPA Preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent analytical and organization skills.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Excel.
  • Must be able to multi-task and work independently with minimal supervision
  • Can effectively apply accounting knowledge to solve for day-to-day operational needs as well as ad hoc projects

Keywords: Monolithic Power Systems, Kirkland , Sr. Accountant, Other , Kirkland, Washington

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