Staff Accountant

Robert Half
Jessup, MD
Nov 25, 2020
Dec 02, 2020
Full Time
Ref ID: 04520-0011628040Classification: Staff AccountantCompensation: $50000.00 to $55000.00 yearlyYou could find the perfect full-time Staff Accountant position working for this terrific company. Candidates looking to advance their careers while receiving strong compensation and excellent benefits will be interested in this position. Do you want to work for a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort? Robert Half Finance is looking for ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountants. This company, based in the Jessup, Maryland area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. The ideal candidate for this position can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. Participation in compliance, interaction with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes are also expected tasks. You will be preferred for this role if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.Major responsibilities- Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation- Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation- In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations- Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting- Regularly maintain and reconcile journal entries- Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner- Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP- Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation- Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision- Take part in various department-wide initiatives- Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll- Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly paymentsJob Requirements:- Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills- Spreadsheet and database capabilities- Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment- ERP system experience- Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills- Recent and relevant accounting experience- High attention to detail- Self-starter and strong ethical standards- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Month end closings 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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