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Staff Accountant

at Robert Half

Pay: $23.75 to $27.50/hour
$23.75 - $27.50/hr
Posted: 5/14/2019
Job Status: Contract/Temporary
Job Reference #: 00215-0010984783

Job Description

Description
Robert Half - Accountemps is looking to find a talented, efficient Staff Accountant to join an esteemed organization. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. You'll also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. In addition, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. The majority of time spent in this position involves producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Phoenix, Arizona area, this company is offering a long-term temporary opportunity that's sure to challenge as well as reward effort.

Your responsibilities in this role

- Be a part of various department-wide initiatives

- Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules

- Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings

- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

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

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

- Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner

- Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision

- Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

- Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Requirements
- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

- Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

- Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

- Spreadsheet and database capabilities

- Knowledgeable of ERP systems

- 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

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

- Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- Microsoft Excel experience preferred

- Comprehensive knowledge of Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation

- Command of account reconciliation

- Strong familiarity with month end closings

- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

Application Instructions

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