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Staff Accountant at Robert Half

Staff Accountant

Robert Half Fairfield, CA Full Time
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Ref ID: 00090-0011971597

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: DOE

*** For immediate consideration, please call Lori Cooper on

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If you're looking for full-time work, this terrific company is seeking a Staff Accountant. Looking for strong compensation and excellent benefits? This position could advance your career! A thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort is working with Robert Half to find ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountant candidates. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Fairfield, California area, at a company where effort is rewarded. In this 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 and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. Candidates who can participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes will be preferred for this role. This could be the ideal position for you, if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

How you will make an impact

- Partake in various department-wide initiatives

- Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

- Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision

- Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

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

- Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

- Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

- Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

- Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

- Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

- Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

- Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable

- Prepare weekly payroll using ADP

- Spreadsheet and database capabilities

- Self-starter and strong ethical standards

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

- Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

- Skilled with ERP systems

- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Comprehensive knowledge of QuickBooks

- Well-founded grasp of ADP

- Foundational knowledge in GAAP Accounting

- Practical knowledge of Microsoft Excel

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

- 5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

*** Our client offers an exceptional compensation and benefits package, and a casual work environment ***

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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