Sr. Accountant


Charleston, SC

Date Posted:

April 30, 2019

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Staffing Area:

Full-Time Accounting & Finance

Staff Accountant candidates will be interested in Robert Half Finance's full-time opportunity with an innovative Hi Tech Engineering company. This is a job where someone driven by a challenging work environment with many components can thrive. The Staff Accountant will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. To thrive in this role, you will need to perform internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. Located in the Charleston, South Carolina area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. You might be our ideal candidate, if you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Major responsibilities

- Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision

- Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

- Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

- Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

- Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting

- Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting

- Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

- Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

- Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable

- Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

- Participate in various department-wide initiatives

- Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls under SOX while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
- Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions

- Experience with ERP systems

- Excellent attention to detail

- Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- Spreadsheet and database capabilities

- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

- 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

- Revenue reporting experience required

- Revenue recognition experience desired

- Deep understanding of consolidations

- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

- Ability to meet deadlines

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

For more information - email: [email protected]

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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