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Accountant II at Robert Half

Accountant II

Robert Half Houston, TX Full-Time
$75,000 - $80,000/Year
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Ref ID: 04130-0012118288

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: $75000.00 to $80000.00 yearly

There is an opportunity with a terrific company for a full-time Staff Accountant. This position can offer you strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement. Do you want to work for a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort? Robert Half is looking for ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountants. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Houston, Texas area, at a company where effort is rewarded. Preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and being responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close will be essential for this role. The ideal candidate for this role will be comfortable participating in compliance, interacting with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. You might be our ideal candidate, if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.


- Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

- In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

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

- Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner

- Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

- Regularly maintain and reconcile journal entries

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

- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

- Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision

- Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

- Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

- Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives

- Knowledge of analysis

- Deep understanding of account reconciliation

- Bank reconciliations experience

- Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent

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

- Great attention to detail

- Critical thinking skills and the ability to retain complex work directions

- 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

- Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

- Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Accountant II and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

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. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Accountant II for more information.

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