Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in BLOOMFIELD, Connecticut

Our client, one of the largest manufacturers in the Hartford area with a nationwide presence, publicly traded organization and over a dozen offices across the US, is currently seeking a Staff Accountant to join their Finance department!

This role will revolve heavily around all aspects of general ledger accounting within the organization and be responsible for providing support to the Accounting Managers and other local business affiliates.

• The primary responsibilities of the Staff Accountant position are as follows: • Prepare Journal Entries and submit journal entries • Handle the management of accounts payable department • Intercompany account reconciliations • Assist in the Month End Close • Assist with internal audits and support external audits • Financial Analysis- including budget, sales, labor and cost analysis • Preparing financial reports for particular business sectors • Work with GAAP and SOX standards

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1 year in a comparable general accounting function, preferably in a manufacturing environment; proven knowledge of accounting and finance analysis; advanced excel skills; working knowledge of at least one major ERP system; and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance is required for this position. If you meet these qualifications and are interested in this opportunity, please apply today or email Kelsey.Ryan@accountemps.com.

BS in Accounting Excel 5 + years working in a General Ledger