Staff Accountant

Robert Half Accountemps
Baltimore, MD
Jan 19, 2022
Jan 24, 2022
Full Time
Description Join the efforts of a dynamic, rapidly-growing firm in the Non-Profit industry as a Staff Accountant by checking out this opportunity with Robert Half. Based in the Baltimore, Maryland area, this exciting contract / temporary opportunity is set in an engaging work place where hard work is rewarded. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, your will also be in charge of many aspects of internal reporting. You'll also be involved in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes.Responsibilities- Be a part of various department-wide initiatives- Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner- Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll- Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation- Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules- Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision- Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed- Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP- Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation- Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management Requirements - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience- Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases- Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills- Foundational knowledge in Entering Invoices- Deep understanding of bank reconciliations- Command of Credit Card Reconciliations- Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Excel- Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)- Blackbaud experience is a plus- Adeptness in Financial Edge is a plus- Spreadsheet and database capabilities- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines- ERP system experience- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirementRobert 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 1.888.490.3195. 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 ( .