Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Bethel, Connecticut
If you want to work for an innovative company, Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for you as a full-time Staff Accountant. We're looking for people who are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. In this Staff Accountant 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. You'll be interested in this position if you want to perform internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. This company, based in the Bethel, Connecticut area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. Are you a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets? You might thrive in this role.
Your responsibilities in this role
Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation
Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request
Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries
Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments
Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers
Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Partake in various department-wide initiatives
Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision
Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
Cash reconciliations experience preferred
Deep understanding of Excel Formulas
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines
Great attention to detail
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
ERP system experience
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Salary: $50,000.00 - $60,000.00 / Yearly
Location: Bethel, CT
Date Posted: October 5, 2020
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 00720-0011580171
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance