Robert Half International Staff Accountant in CANTON, Ohio
There is an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant with a terrific Manufacturing company. Candidates looking for strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement should consider this position. Do you want to work for a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort? Robert Half Finance is looking for ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountants. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Canton, Ohio area, at a company where effort is rewarded. You will succeed in this position if you have the ability to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. To succeed in this role, you will need to be comfortable participating in compliance, interacting with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. This is a position you will thrive in, if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.
What you get to do every day
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation
Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation
Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation
Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request
2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
High attention to detail
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Foundational knowledge in Accounts Payable (AP)
Comprehensive knowledge of Financial Statement
General ledger experience required
Proficiency in month end closings
Experience with Accounts Receivable (AR)
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
Salary: $65,000.00 - $70,000.00 / Yearly
Location: CANTON, OH
Date Posted: February 8, 2021
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 03300-0011698624
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance