Robert Half Staff Accountant in Baltimore, Maryland
Robert Half is searching for an eager Staff Accountant to join their Wholesale / Distribution company on a permanent basis. In this role, the Staff Accountant will be the right hand to the Controller and get experience with preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliations, fixed asset maintenance, sales & use taxes, and general ledger reconciliations. During the monthly close, you will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. In addition, you will review schedules for the reporting processes, take part in compliance, and interact with our operations teams. This role is very integral as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow Projections, Budgets, Variance Reporting, Business Licenses, Credit Applications, Processing Refunds, and more. This company, based in the Baltimore, Maryland area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded!
What you get to do every day
Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, etc.
Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers
Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation
Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation
Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or related
1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Team player mentality and strong work ethic
Sales and use tax experience a plus (not required)
Fixed assets experience a plus (not required)
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures
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