Robert Half International Staff Accountant in BUFFALO, New York
Description If you're looking to further your career as a Staff Accountant, the innovative team at Robert Half is currently offering a permanent opportunity that you might be interested in. In this position, the Staff Accountant prepares journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. Also, you will take part in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This intricate position is involved in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Buffalo, New York area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.
How you will make an impact
Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries
Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments
Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision
Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable
Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management
Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation
Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation Requirements - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
ERP system experience
Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Solid understanding of general ledger
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Recent and relevant accounting experience
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