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Staff Accountant at Robert Half

Staff Accountant

Robert Half Milwaukee, WI (On Site) Full-Time
DOE
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Ref ID: 04600-0012560479

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: DOE

Build your career in accounting with Robert Half, now offering a permanent position for an experienced Staff Accountant that has a knack for problem-solving and enjoys new challenges. As Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. You will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will put your skills towards the development and implementation of accounting policies. Also, you will take part in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very complex as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This company, based in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

Responsibilities

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

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

- Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

- Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives

- Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

- Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

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

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

- Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

- Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request

- Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

- Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

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

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

- Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

- Proficient in ERP systems

- Competent with spreadsheets and databases

- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

- 1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

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

- High attention to detail

- Proficiency in month end closings

- General ledger experience

- Command of Accounts Receivable (AR)

- Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)

- Hyperion Financial Management experience

- Adeptness in account reconciliation

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

- Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

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 Staff Accountant and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

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 Staff Accountant for more information.

© 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use.

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