Robert Half International Staff Accountant in HANOVER, Maryland
Looking to take the next step in your accounting career? Check out this fantastic opportunity for a Staff Accountant through Accountemps at a dynamic firm. The responsibilities of the Staff Accountant include preparing 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. This position will also require you to participate in compliance, as well as communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. The organization offering this multi-faceted long term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity is based in the Hanover, Maryland region, and provides a terrific work environment where effort is rewarded.
Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Ability to meet deadlines
High attention to detail
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Journal entries experience required
Microsoft Excel experience
Deep understanding of account reconciliation
Foundational knowledge in AS/400
Solid understanding of general ledger
ERP system experience
Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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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