Staff Accountant

Robert Half
Glen Allen, VA
Jul 21, 2021
Jul 31, 2021
Full Time
Ref ID: 04320-0011898243Classification: Staff AccountantCompensation: $55000.00 to $70000.00 yearlyRobert Half has a full-time opportunity for Staff Accountant candidates who want to become a critical part of an innovative Professional Services company. To excel in this position, you should enjoy challenges and be adept at managing multiple projects. This Staff Accountant role's duties will require preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. The ideal candidate for this position can perform internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. This company, based in the Glen Allen, Virginia area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. To thrive in this position, you will need to be a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.Your responsibilities in this role- Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation- Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting- Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation- Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll- Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision- Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives- Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease- In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts- Regularly maintain and reconcile journal entries- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation- Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP- Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting- Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandableJob Requirements:- Strong analytical capabilities and discernment- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment- Recent and relevant accounting experience- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Spreadsheet and database capabilities- Ability to meet deadlines- Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems- Sage Accounting Software experience desired- Accounts Payable (AP) experience- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience preferred- Expertise in Deltek- Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required- Current and relevant ERP system experienceRobert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles. Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more. 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. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2021 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (