Robert Half Finance & Accounting Staff Accountant in Bloomington, Minnesota

Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for you to become a critical part of an innovative Retail company, as a full-time Staff Accountant. You might thrive in this role if you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. The ideal candidate for this Staff Accountant position can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. To succeed in this role, you will need 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. Located in the Bloomington, Minnesota area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. This is a job where a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets can thrive. Major responsibilities - In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts - Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries - Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested - Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation - Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers - Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives - Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll - Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision - Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner - Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on - Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on FortuneĀ® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Req ID: 02300-0010416711

Functional Role: Accountant - Staff

Country: USA

State: MN

City: Bloomington

Postal Code: 55425-1321

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 per year

Requirements: - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail - Proficient with spreadsheets and databases - Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines - General ledger experience - Expertise in US GAAP - 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience - Efficient in ERP systems - Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment - Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges - Competent with spreadsheets and databases