Accountant II

Robert Half
Baltimore, MD
Jun 08, 2021
Jun 12, 2021
Full Time
Ref ID: 02000-0011839267Classification: Staff AccountantCompensation: DOEAccountemps is looking to find a talented, efficient Staff Accountant to join an esteemed organization in the Non-Profit industry. Your responsibilities as Staff Accountant will include preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. You'll be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. In addition, you will look over schedules for the reporting processes, participate in compliance, and keep in touch with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This multi-faceted, challenging long-term temporary opportunity is at a Baltimore, Maryland based company where effort is rewarded and the environment is thriving.Your responsibilities in this role- Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation- Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation- Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP- Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision- Maintain monthly payment schedules- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed- Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management- Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner- Participate in various department-wide initiatives- Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payrollJob Requirements:- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines- Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment- Proficient in ERP systems- Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills- Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills- Accounts Payable (AP) experience desired- Microsoft Great Plains Dynamics experience- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges- Competent with spreadsheets and databases- 5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Strong attention to detailAccountemps, 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 (