Staff Accountant


$52,000.00 to $55,000.00 per year



Date Posted:

October 23, 2017

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Full-Time Accounting & Finance

Staff Accountant
Robert Half Finance is looking for a talented, accurate Staff Accountant to fill a full-time position within an innovative company. As Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. Throughout the monthly close, you will also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting. Lend your skills towards developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in SOX compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the 10Q and 10K reporting processes. This intricate position is involved in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Grand Rapids, Michigan area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. Interested candidates please email your resumes to [email protected]
How you will make an impact
- Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable
- Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request
- Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls under SOX. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
- Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
- Partake in various department-wide initiatives
- Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on
- Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations
- Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
- Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks
- Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
- Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision
- Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Microsoft Excel skills
- Excellent attention to detail
- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics preferred
- Accounts payable experience
- Financial reporting experience
- Account reconciliation experience required
- Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
- Vow to meet business deadlines
- CPA an added bonus
- Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes
- Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
- Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued
- NetSuite, SAP, Blackline, and ADP skills
- At least 2 or more years of Accounting experience
- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
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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