Staff Accountant

Employer
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location
Point Of Rocks, MD
Posted
Jan 22, 2022
Closes
Jan 24, 2022
Ref
326182748
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Description Seeking a full-time Staff Accountant position with a terrific company? This could be the ideal position for you, if you're looking to advance your career while receiving strong compensation and excellent benefits. Staff Accountants looking to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort will be interested in Robert Half's opportunity for ambitious and detail-oriented candidates. Based outside of Frederick, Maryland area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. To succeed in this role, you will need to 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. If you think you can participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, this role might be right for you. Do you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets? You'll be preferred for this role.Responsibilities- In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts- Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation- Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation- Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested- Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP- Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting- Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation- Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable- Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation- Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments- Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives Requirements - Great attention to detail- Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills- Recent and relevant accounting experience- Comprehensive knowledge of account reconciliation- Expertise in account reconciliation- Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Competent with spreadsheets and databases- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities- Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines- Efficient in ERP systems Robert 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 https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ 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 (https://www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use) .