Staff Accountant

Employer
Robert Half
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Apr 09, 2021
Closes
Apr 13, 2021
Ref
1890553342
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID: 04540-0011753688Classification: Staff AccountantCompensation: $70000.00 to $80000.00 yearlyAre you an auditor coming currently working in a public accounting firm? Are you tired of busy season? Is your experience financial statement audits for corporations? If so, there is an opportunity with a terrific Construction/Contractor company for a full-time Staff Accountant. Looking for strong compensation and excellent benefits? This position could advance your career! Staff Accountants looking to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort will be interested in Robert Half Finance's opportunity for ambitious and detail-oriented candidates. This company, based in the Rockville, 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. In this role, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. This is a job where someone with a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets can thrive.Your responsibilities- Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation- In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts- Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives- Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision- Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting- Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll- Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation- Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting- Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP- Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly paymentsThe ideal candidate will be an auditor coming out of public accounting with 1+ years of financial statement audits for corporations, a BS in Accounting and strong attention to detail. To apply to this Staff Accountant role please apply through the link provided in this post or call Caren Bach at 301.656.7121 for further information.Job Requirements:- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment- Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases- Solid understanding of financial auditing- 1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience- Proficient in ERP systems- Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills- Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Competent with spreadsheets and databases- Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlinesRobert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs. When you work with us, you're working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes' annual ranking of America's Best Professional Recruiting Firms. Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. (C) 2020 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use).

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