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Robert Half Staff Accountant (AP) in Cerritos, California

Description

Do you want to become a critical part of an innovative company? Robert Half has an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant. To be successful, challenges and multiple moving components should excite candidates. This Staff Accountant position is for candidates who can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. Other responsibilities include internal reporting during the monthly close, participation in compliance, interaction with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. This Cerritos, California area-based position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. You might thrive in this role if you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

How you will make an impact

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

  • Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives

  • Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting

  • Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision

  • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

  • Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

  • Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting

  • Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable

  • Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

For confidential consideration, please apply directly with your resume or call Brittany at (310) 719-1400. If you are already working with a recruiter from Robert Half, please contact him or her directly to expedite your candidacy for this role.

Requirements - Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Month end closings experience preferred

  • Proven knowledge of journal entries

  • Foundational knowledge in Concur

  • Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Proficiency in expense reports

  • Sales tax experience highly desired

  • Outstanding analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

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

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Detailed and have the ability work independently

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

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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