General Ledger Accountant


Salary:

$55000 - 62000/year

Location:

PHILADELPHIA, PA

Date Posted:

May 22, 2019

Employment Type:

Permanent

Job Reference:

03720-0011000024

Staffing Area:

Full-Time Accounting & Finance


Description
Do challenges and fast-paced cultures inspire you to work hard? Do you aspire to become part of a reputable company? If your answers are yes, then Robert Half Finance may have the job you want. The General Ledger Accountant will provide accounting support with responsibility for preparing and processing journal entries, the reconciliation of balance sheet accounts, and supporting the month end close process. To thrive in this position, you will need outstanding analytical skills. In addition to the solid compensation and benefits, this full-time position offers the possibility of growth.

How you will make an impact
• Process and review general ledger accounting entries prepared by others as well as monitor, advise, and instruct preparers on correct input of entries into the general ledger daily and/or monthly.
• Perform monthly reconciliations to ensure balances are supported and accurately reflect the financial position of the company.
• Identify unknown items, research outstanding transactions, make necessary corrections/adjustments and follow up on any unusual or unresolved outstanding reconciliation items on a timely basis
• Assist in compliance with general ledger policies and procedures and ensure compliance with internal control policies and procedures

Interested candidates should email their resume to [email protected]
Requirements
The ideal General Ledger Accountant candidate will a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance as well as CMA or CPA designation.

Other requirements for the General Ledger Accountant position include and are not limited to:
• 3+ years of relevant experience in the field of Accounting.
• ERP experience required - SAP and Netsuite
• Strong knowledge of US GAAP and IFRS.
• Mix of public accounting and industry experience preferred.

Interested candidates should email their resume to [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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