Robert Half Staff Accountant in BETHESDA, Maryland
Description If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Robert Half that you may want to check out. Based in the Bethesda, Maryland region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted short-term contract / temporary opportunity where effort is rewarded. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility during the monthly close. You will also communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, play an active role in compliance, and review schedules for the reporting processes.
Your responsibilities in this role
Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments
Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management Requirements
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
General ledger experience
Expertise in account reconciliation
Microsoft Excel experience preferred
Deep understanding of account analysis
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Peoplesoft experience is preferred
3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
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