Robert Half International Staff Accountant in BETHESDA, Maryland
Accountemps has partnered up with a dynamic, innovative Energy/Natural Resources firm to fill a Staff Accountant position on their team. Based in the Bethesda, Maryland region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted short term temporary opportunity where effort is rewarded. In this role, the Staff Accountant is in charge of preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position spends a fair amount of time producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. In addition, your responsibilities include communicating with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, playing an active role in compliance, and reviewing schedules for the reporting processes.
Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management
Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Vow to meet business deadlines
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
High attention to detail
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Proficient in ERP systems
Account analysis experience
Knowledge of Sage Software
Deep understanding of fixed assets
experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Interested candidates please send resumes to Audrey.Asher@Accountemps.com
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