Staff Accountant

Baltimore, MD
Jun 15, 2019
Jun 19, 2019
Full Time
Ref ID:02000-0011031350Classification:Accountant - StaffCompensation:$17.41 to $20.16 per hourIf you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Accountemps that you may want to check out. This company is located in the Baltimore, Maryland region and is offering a dynamic, mulit-faceted long-term temporary-to-full-time opportunity where effort is rewarded. 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'll also be charged with various aspects of internal reporting. You'll also be involved in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. Major responsibilities - Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision - Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP - Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner - Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Participate in various department-wide initiatives - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings - Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills - Proficient in ERP systems - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - Accounts Receivable (AR) experience desired - Account reconciliation experience required - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience - Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Spreadsheet and database capabilitiesAccountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills - helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune(R) magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2019 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

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