Full Charge Bookkeeper

Employer
Robert Half Accountemps
Location
Upper Marlboro, MD
Posted
Jan 21, 2022
Closes
Jan 28, 2022
Ref
331111462
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Description If you multi-task effectively and have strong communication, organizational, and time-management skills, you might be a good fit for this Full Charge Bookkeeper opportunity with growth potential. Robert Half is hiring a Full Charge Bookkeeper, and you might be the perfect candidate. This short-term contract / temporary Full Charge Bookkeeper position is located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. We are looking for people who can establish and maintain the organization'Microsoft accounting principles, practices, procedures, and initiatives, as well as handle all general accounting and bookkeeping functions, including the preparation of financial statements.What you get to do every day- Overseeing accounting clerks and entry-level bookkeepers- Following federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying requirements, implementing adherence to requirements, filing reports, and advising management on needed actions- Tracking fixed assets to produce depreciation schedules- Preparing the trial balance and financial statements, including, but not limited to, balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows- Filing documents to maintain historical records- Processing accounts payable and accounts receivable, including collections- Ensuring monthly, quarterly and year end close happens accurately and on time- Handling bank and general ledger reconciliations, as well as payroll processing Requirements - Prior payroll experience preferred - 2+ years of experience in the bookkeeping field - Experienced in accrual and cash basis of accounting - Demonstrated flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures - Deep understanding of financial statement preparation - Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP) - Bank reconciliations experience preferred - Accounts Receivable (AR) experience preferred - QuickBooks experience highly desired - Aptitude for analyzing financial data and generating accurate reports in a timely manner - Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds - Able to work independently with a minimal amount of oversight - Strong organization skills - High school diploma or similar certification with an AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business recommended - Prior experience with Excel and Quickbooks 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 1.888.490.3195. 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 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) .