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Payroll Accountant

Robert Half Greenfield, MA Seasonal/Temp
$17.00 - $19.25 / hour
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Ref ID: 02150-0011421020

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: $17.00 to $19.25 hourly

Accountemps is searching for a Staff Accountant for an opportunity with a company in the Non-Profit industry. In the role of Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. 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 role also involves the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This multi-faceted, challenging long-term temporary opportunity is at a Turners Falls, Massachusetts based company where effort is rewarded and the environment is thriving. How you will make an impact - Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Participate in various department-wide initiatives - Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner - Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Recent and relevant accounting experience - Experience with Microsoft Excel - Foundational knowledge in Employee Benefit Plan - Comprehensive knowledge of payroll - Proven knowledge of month end closings - Command of Payroll Functions - Well-founded grasp of budgeting - Strong familiarity with Process Biweekly Payroll - Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases - Proficient with spreadsheets and databases - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills - Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems - Experience with ERP systems - Vow to meet business deadlines

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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