Accountant/Bookkeeper

Employer
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location
Ashland, VA
Posted
Jul 24, 2022
Closes
Aug 08, 2022
Ref
608536228
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Description Are you an enterprising, experienced, and passionate about accounting? Robert Half is seeking an hands on Accounting Manager for an immediate hire for a respectable company that is quickly expanding. As an Accounting Manager, you will be responsible for leading daily operations such as preparing and/or reviewing appropriate ledger entries and reconciliations, maintaining the general ledger system, preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements, assisting with regulatory reporting as applicable, and related duties. Preferably, you should be able to establish and scale company accounting and finance operations. This is a terrific opportunity to work for a company that recognizes hard work and rewards results as the Accounting Manager. This Accounting Manager role is a permanent employment opportunity, based in the Ashland, Virginia area.Key responsibilities- Deliver relevant and timely reporting of financial data analytics like the monthly reports, key financial metrics, and actual spend against budgets/outlook- Encourage and manage the full accounting team performance so that close deadlines are met- Periodically review and inspect the balance sheets and income statement accounts - Assist in preparing GAAP financial statements, which includes data analysis, document preparation, integrity validation, and reconciliation processes- Possess a thorough knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems- Organize a variety of technical accounting analyses, procedures, and policies Requirements - Strong verbal and written communication skills with a customer service mindset- Proven technical skills- Creative problem solver who anticipates risks and opportunities and maintains a vision for continuous improvement- Working knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems is valuable- Recent relevant financial experience- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or equivalent degree and/or experience- Accounts Payable (AP) experience required- Deep understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)- Experience with billing- Adeptness in Sage 100- Comprehensive knowledge of payroll- Month end closings - Practical knowledge of financial statement preparationRobert 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 (https://www.roberthalf.com/mobile) 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 https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ 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 (https://www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use) .