Staff Accountant

Robert Half Accountemps
Fulton, MD
May 12, 2022
May 15, 2022
Full Time
Description If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Robert Half that you may want to check out. Based in the Fulton, Maryland region, this company offers an engaging and multi-faceted short-term contract / temporary opportunity where effort is rewarded. Responsibilities held by the Staff Accountant include the preparation of monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. A very involved position, this role produces Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility during the monthly close. In addition, your responsibilities include communicating with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, playing an active role in compliance, and reviewing schedules for the reporting processes.Your responsibilities in this role- Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner- Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation- Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed- Participate in various department-wide initiatives- Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision- Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP- Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll- Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation- Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reportingIf interested in this Staff Accountant role, please call Robert Half at 410-423-9454 or apply online. Requirements - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Be detailed, flexible, and organized- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges- Experience with Sales Commission- Payroll experience preferred- Solid understanding of journal entries- Proficiency in Month-end Close Activities- Bank reconciliations experience required- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines- Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills- Current and relevant ERP system experience- 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experienceRobert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use ( .

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