Staff Accountant

Robert Half Accountemps
Owings Mills, MD
Aug 05, 2022
Aug 10, 2022
Full Time
Description A growing company in the Insurance industry is looking for an efficient Staff Accountant to join them. Apply through Robert Half today! Set in the Owings Mills, Maryland area, the company offering this long-term contract / temporary opportunity encourages innovation and rewards effort in the work place. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. The majority of time spent will be dedicated to producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. In addition, you will take part in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes.How you will make an impact- Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments- Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner- Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested- Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP- Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments- Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules- Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation- Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management- Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision Requirements - Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment- Knowledgeable of ERP systems- Recent and relevant accounting experience- Self-starter and strong ethical standards- Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases- Spreadsheet and database capabilities- Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement- Expertise in customer invoices- Microsoft Excel experience- Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis 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 1.888.490.3195. 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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