Staff Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Fredericksburg, VA
Jul 29, 2022
Aug 08, 2022
Full Time
Description You might be the full-time Staff Accountant Robert Half is looking for, if you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative company. This is a position you will thrive in, if you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. If you can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation, you might be right for this Staff Accountant position. 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. Based in the Fredericksburg, Virginia area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. 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.Your responsibilities- Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation- Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation- Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested- Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations- Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation- Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management- Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision- Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries- Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease- Participate in various department-wide initiatives- Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable- Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll Requirements - Recent and relevant accounting experience- Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills- 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- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Spreadsheet and database capabilities- Current and relevant ERP system experience- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment- Microsoft Excel experience- Cost accounting experience- Microsoft Excel experience preferred- Month end closings experience- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement 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 ( .