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Staff Accountant

at Robert Half

Pay: $23.75 to $27.50/hour
$23.75 - $27.50 / Hourly
Posted: 1/14/2020
Job Status: Contract/Temporary
Job Reference #: 00200-0011324117

Job Description


Accountemps is looking to bring a short-term temporary Staff Accountant with exceptional organization skills and know-how into a 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, you will hold responsibility over many aspects of internal reporting. You will provide support in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will play an active role in compliance, collaborate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. Based in the Tempe, Arizona region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

Key responsibilities

- Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting

- Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

- Be a part of various department-wide initiatives

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

- Prepare 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

- Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules

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

- Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed


- ERP system experience

- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

- High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

- Vow to meet business deadlines

- Recent and relevant accounting experience

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

- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

- Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Competent with spreadsheets and databases

- Fixed Asset Inventory experience desired

Application Instructions

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