Staff Accountant

Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting ( Learn More )

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US-KY-Mount Sterling
$45,000.00 - $50,000.00 /Year
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Job Description Ref ID: 01710-0010307484

Classification: Accountant - Staff

Compensation: $45,000.00 to $50,000.00 per year

Robert Half Finance has a career-building opportunity for a Staff Accountant with experience and skill to join their team on a full-time basis. In this position, the Staff Accountant prepares journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. You will also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting throughout the monthly close. You will put your skills towards the development and implementation of accounting policies. Also, you will take part in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position plays an intricate part in producing Financial Statements, This Mount Sterling, Kentucky area-based position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. Responsibilities - Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation - Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision - In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts - Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries - Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation - Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on - Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation - Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request - Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments - Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives - Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable - Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls under SOX while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Job Requirements- Great attention to detail - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - Ability to meet deadlines - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Recent and relevant accounting experience - Solid understanding of bank reconciliations - Strong familiarity with journal entries - Month end closings experience required - Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills - Current and relevant ERP system experience - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Competent with spreadsheets and databases

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 once again was named first in our industry on FortuneĀ® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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