Robert Half Staff Accountant in Chantilly, Virginia
Do you want to become a critical part of an innovative company? Robert Half has an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant. To flourish in this role, candidates will need to be highly capable of handling a challenging work environment with many components. You might be a good fit for this Staff Accountant position if you 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. Located in the Chantilly, Virginia 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.
How you will make an impact
Partake in various department-wide initiatives
Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation
Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable
Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments
Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries
Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision
Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested
Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
Strong organizational skills and a proven ability to meet deadlines
Strong attention to detail
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Apply today if interested in this Staff Accountant position!
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