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Senior Accountant

Date: Aug 16, 2019

Location: Bonita Springs, FL, United States

Company: Herc Rentals


Herc Rentals is a premier full-line equipment-rental company — providing our customers the equipment solutions they need to get their work done safely, confidently and cost effectively, while enabling them to conserve capital for their growth investments.


With over 50 years of equipment-rental expertise, approximately 4,800 employees with approximately 275 company operated locations, principally in North America. Herc Rentals is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation; industrial & manufacturing; oil & gas; government & municipalities; construction, mining, & energy; remediation & restoration; emergency response; facilities; MRO; entertainment; and ground care. 


We aspire to be the supplier, employer and investment of choice in our industry, with core values that promote a culture built on integrity, respect, teamwork, and accountability.




The Senior Accountant will provide management with financial information by researching and analyzing accounts, preparing journal entries and account reconciliations. The candidate will also be involved in driving continuous process and system improvements. 

  • Prepares internal and external reports by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system and from departments/other systems
  • Analyzes information by developing spreadsheet reports; verifying information
  • Prepares general ledger entries and reconciling accounts
  • Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data
  • Interface with internal and external auditors on related requests and questions
  • Perform various control activities to ensure SOX compliance
  • Evaluate profit and cost efficiencies in various areas of the organization as needed
  • Participate in special projects to improve process efficiency and performance
  • Project work as assigned


Educational Background
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required
  • CPA preferred
Professional Experience
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of accounting or auditing experience
  • SEC reporting company or public accounting experience preferred
Knowledge & Skills
  • Accounting experience with US GAAP, SEC reporting, and SOX Compliance
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, including advanced Excel functionality
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to understand and develop alternative solutions for issues and concerns
  • Proven ability to work under pressure, plan and meet deadlines
  • Strong problem solving, analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize responsibilities and complete work timely & accurately with minimal supervision
  • Ability to develop and implement processes to improve efficiency and accuracy
  • Proven ability to develop and maintain relationships with internal and external business partners


If you are looking for an exciting and rewarding career with a growth-oriented company, Herc Rentals is the right place for you!  As an industry leader, we offer the opportunity for training, development, and advancement.  In addition, we offer highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including a generous vacation program.  Apply today to be part of a team built for success!


Herc Rentals does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, political affiliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.




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