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Staff Accountant

at Robert Half

Pay: $20.90 to $24.20/hour
$20.90 - $24.20/hr
Posted: 5/15/2019
Job Status: Contract/Temporary
Job Reference #: 00210-0010980873

Job Description

Description
Accountemps currently has a short-term temporary position open for an experienced, organized Staff Accountant at a dynamic, growing organization. As a Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for the preparation of journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. A highly involved position, it works to produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Phoenix, Arizona region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

How you will make an impact

- Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process

- Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

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

- Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

- Maintain monthly payment schedules

- Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

- Participate in various department-wide initiatives

- Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings

- Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

- Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Requirements
- Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

- Spreadsheet and database capabilities

- Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

- Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

- Experience with ERP systems

- Proficiency in payroll

- General ledger experience

- QuickBooks experience preferred

- Multi set of books experience required

- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

- Notable analytical, quantitative and social skills

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

- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

Application Instructions

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