Staff Accountant


USD50000.00 - 55000.00 / Yearly



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April 26, 2019

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If you're looking for full-time work, this terrific company is seeking to add a Staff Accountant who wants to learn and grow with the team! Strong compensation, benefits, and career advancement could be yours in this position. If you're looking for work as a Staff Accountant, you'll be interested in Robert Half Finance's opportunity for ambitious and detail-oriented candidates to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort. Located North of the City, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. This position is for candidates with the ability to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. This role is a great opportunity for someone who wants to participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. This position is ideal for someone with a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Your responsibilities

- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

- Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation

- Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation

- Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting

- Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

- Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision

- Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations

- Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

- Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives

- Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable

- Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

- Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
- High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

- Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Experience with ERP systems

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

- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

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

- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

- 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

- Comprehensive knowledge of month end closings

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.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888.490.5461 for additional information.

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