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Staff Accountant at Robert Half

Staff Accountant

Robert Half Columbus, GA Full Time
$65,000 - $70,000/Year
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Ref ID: 00930-0011953322

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: $65000.00 to $70000.00 yearly

You might be the full-time Staff Accountant Robert Half is looking for, if you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative company. To excel in this position, you should enjoy challenges and be adept at managing multiple projects. In this Staff Accountant role, it will be critical for you to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. This role's duties include internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. Located in the Columbus, Georgia area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. To thrive in this position, you will need to be a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

What you get to do every day

- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation

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

- Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

- Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

- In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

- Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable

- Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

- Partake in various department-wide initiatives

- Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

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

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

- Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting

- Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

For immediate consideration, please email your resume to [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to Staff Accountant

- Financial reporting experience desired

- General ledger experience preferred

- Proven knowledge of SAP

- Experience with account reconciliation

- Prepare Journal Entries experience preferred

- Strong familiarity with standard costs

- Recent and relevant accounting experience

- Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

- Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

- Current and relevant ERP system experience

- Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

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

- Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

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. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

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. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Staff Accountant for more information.

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Recommended Skills

  • Depreciation
  • Balance Sheet
  • Fixed Asset
  • Financial Statements
  • Reconciliation
  • Bank Reconciliations
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