Staff Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Ref ID: 02179583

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: $50000.00 to $55000.00 yearly

If you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative company, Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for a full–time Staff Accountant. You might be our ideal candidate, if you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. You will succeed in this Staff Accountant position if you can prepare journal entries, monthly and year–end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. This role's duties include 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 is a challenging, multi–faceted opportunity in the Yonkers, New York area, at a company where effort is rewarded. We're looking for people who are detail–oriented and analytical thinkers with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Your responsibilities

– Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision

– Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

– Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

– Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

– Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting

– Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting

– Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

– Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

– Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

– Partake in a variety of department–wide initiatives

– Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

– Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation

– Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
– Strong attention to detail

– Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis

– ERP system experience

– Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

– BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

– Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

– Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

– Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

– Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

– Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

– Recent and relevant accounting experience

– Proficiency in Accounting Theory

– Expertise in Property Management

– Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full–time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune? magazine?s list of ?World's Most Admired Companies? since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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