Staff Accountant For Retail Company!


USD65000.00 - 75000.00 / Yearly



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June 7, 2019

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Seeking a full-time Staff Accountant position with a terrific company? Strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement could be yours in this position. Robert Half Finance is working with a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort, to find an ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountant. This New York, New York area-based position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. You will succeed in this position if you have 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. If you think you can participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, this role might be right for you. This position is ideal for someone with a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

What you get to do every single day

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

- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation

- Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

- Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

- Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision

- Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

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

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

- Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives

- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

- Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

- Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

- In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

If interested in learning please email me your resume: [email protected]
- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

- Current and relevant ERP system experience

- High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

- Competent with spreadsheets and databases

- 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

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

- Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

- Month end closings experience preferred

- Solid understanding of general ledger

- Command of journal entries

- Deep understanding of Balance Sheet Reconciliation

- Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes

- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

If interested in learning please email me your resume: [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.

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

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