Staff Accountant

Robert Half
Linthicum Heights, MD
Jun 08, 2021
Jun 11, 2021
Full Time
Ref ID: 02000-0011844477Classification: Staff AccountantCompensation: $25.34 to $30.34 hourlyAccountemps is looking for an experienced Staff Accountant with an eye for accuracy to fill a short-term temporary position at a growing company. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. You will have responsibility for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will play an active role in compliance, collaborate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Linthicum, Maryland region.Your responsibilities- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested- Ready complex 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- Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules- Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation- Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP- Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision- Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner- Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments- Partake in annual closing processesJob Requirements:- Strong attention to detail- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills- Spreadsheet and database capabilities- The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges- 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases- Skilled with ERP systems- Microsoft Excel experience- Bank reconciliations experience- Command of Monthly Bank ReconciliationAccountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire 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 named to Forbes' inaugural list of America's Best Temporary Staffing Firms. Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (

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