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Staff Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting Indianapolis Full-Time
$50,000.00 - $55,000.00 / year
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Ref ID: 01400-0011000035

Classification: Accountant - Staff

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $55,000.00 per year

Our Client, a premier aviation company on the west side is looking for a Senior Accountant. The person in this role will provide day-to-day leadership over the Accounting Department ensuring the operational accuracy, effectiveness and compliances of the accounting department. The Senior Accountant will actively participate in financial matters involving the Controller as required. Evaluate the impact of new and evolving accounting requirements and design procedures, as warranted and recommend necessary changes to the Controller. What you get to do every day - Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision - Regularly maintain and reconcile journal entries - Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll - Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner - Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on - Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process - Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions - Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP - In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts - Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments - Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting - Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation - Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives
- Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus - Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why" - Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Proficient in ERP systems - Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills - GAAP Accounting experience desired - Competent with spreadsheets and databases - Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to 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.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888-490-5461 for additional information.

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Skills required

Financial Statements
Financial Analysis
Standard Accounting Practices
Accounts Payable
Billing Reconciliations
Account Reconciliation
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We have a lot in common: You want to find meaningful work and be rewarded for it, and we want to help you do it. We believe that when you find the role that matches your skills and priorities, you'll thrive.

Robert Half Finance & Accounting pioneered financial recruitment in 1948. Since then, we've continued to lead the industry in placing experienced professionals like you in accounting, finance, credit and collections, bookkeeping, payroll and taxation roles. Our process begins with one-to-one personal service from industry specialists who get to know who you are and what you're looking for. Then we apply our deep expertise, robust resources and leading-edge technology to connect you with an assignment where you can make meaningful contributions and be valued for them.

At Robert Half Finance & Accounting, we're dedicated to finding the fit that makes people happier and companies better. Join us.

About Us
Robert Half Finance & Accounting is a division of Robert Half, the world's largest specialized staffing firm. For almost seven decades, we've helped candidates and companies find the right fit. That passion has paid off: Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998. We love what we do-and we want you to love it too.

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