Staff Accountant

Robert Half
Columbia, MD
Sep 18, 2020
Sep 26, 2020
Full Time
Ref ID: 04520-0011558973Classification: Staff AccountantCompensation: $55000.00 to $65000.00 yearlyRobert Half Finance is offering a full-time position for a skilled Staff Accountant to join their client who is a start-up, renewable energy company. As Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, various aspects of internal reporting will be under your responsibility. Lend your skills towards developing and implementing accounting policies. Also, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position plays an intricate part in producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Annapolis, Maryland area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.What you get to do every day- Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation- Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation- Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision- Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease- Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll- Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP- Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable- In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts- Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries- Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management- Take part in various department-wide initiativesJob Requirements:- Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required- Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases- Solid understanding of Month-end Close Activities- Proficient in ERP systems- Detailed and have the ability work independently- Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines- Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis- Spreadsheet and database capabilities- Recent and relevant accounting experienceRobert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities - fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets. From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" list every year since 1998. Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go! Contact your local office at 888.490.5461 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) 2020 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. 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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