Robert Half Staff Accountant in Aurora, Colorado
Robert Half is partnering with a company in Aurora seeking a Staff Accountant to join its growing team! The primary role of the Accountant is to manage the overall accounting functions for the professional electrical systems contracting firm. Tasked with developing and maintaining best practice related to accounts payable, receivable, budgets, and forecasting, along with financial statement preparation and corporate tax review in support of corporate goals and objectives.
Manage the day-to-day accounts payable and receivable staff
Direct and maintain cash management reporting, P& L project reporting, and business reporting as needed
Prepares general ledger entries by maintaining records and files as well as reconciling accounts
Prepares payments by accruing expenses as needed
Develop and drive the use of departmental forecasting and budgeting
Develop and implement best practice accounting procedures as needed
Oversee the weekly payroll process and required reporting
Work closely with internal business divisions, external customers and top management to manage and maintain all required business project reporting and sales/billing activities
Respond to accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data
Analyze information and options by developing spreadsheet reports as needed
Provide reporting, KPI updates and metric data related to indices as assigned
Prepare consolidated internal and external financial statements, and develop corporate tax review in conjunction with outside tax accounting agencies
Functional knowledge of accounting, with proven track record/experience
Understanding of the use of technology tools that enable accounting functions and reporting, along with collaboration with external stakeholders
Strong attention to detail and multi-tasking
Strong mathematical / analytical abilities
Strong time management and organizational skills
Proficient with Microsoft Office/Excel
Strong communication and presentation skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to communicate with people at all levels of the organization and external contacts
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related Finance field required.
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