Staff Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Sparks Glencoe, MD
May 12, 2022
May 15, 2022
Full Time
Description Staff Accountant candidates will be interested in Robert Half's full-time opportunity with an innovative Manufacturing company. Those driven by a challenging work environment with many components will thrive in this role. The Staff Accountant will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. In this role, you will perform internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Sparks, Maryland area, at a company where effort is rewarded. This could be the ideal position for you, if you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Interested candidates should forward their resume directly to Jorge Ventura - (LinkedIn) jorge-ventura-cpa-90385945/ at Robert Half for consideration.Your responsibilities in this role- Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process- Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations- Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable- Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision- Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting- Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation- Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll- Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation- Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries- Take part in various department-wide initiatives- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP- Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request- Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments Requirements - Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills- Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment- Ability to handle multiple projects within strict deadlines- ERP system experience- Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills- Be detailed, flexible, and organized- Competent with spreadsheets and databases- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases- 1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges- Comprehensive knowledge of SAP- Month end closings experience preferred- Strong familiarity with cash reconciliations- Command of Excel Formulas- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics Robert 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 1.888.490.5461. 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 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 ( .