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Robert Half Staff Accountant in BIRMINGHAM, Alabama

Description

Robert Half is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant with terrific organizational skills to take up a contract to full-time position at a growing company. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. You will provide support in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and work alongside our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Birmingham, Alabama region, this company offers an engaging and multifaceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

  • Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management

  • Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision

  • Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner

    Requirements - Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

  • Foundational knowledge in Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • General familiarity with Microsoft Excel

  • Proficiency in Budget Processes

  • Adeptness in Aging Accounts

  • Expertise in month end closings

  • Balance Sheet Reconciliation experience desired

  • Billing experience highly desired

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Aging Reports

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Accomplished in analytical, quantitative and social skills

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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