Robert Half International Payroll Accountant in Charleston, South Carolina
If you're an experienced accountant with a knack for accuracy, there's currently an opening through Accountemps for Staff Accountant at a growing Healthcare/NHS firm. This is career-building opportunity is located in the Charleston, South Carolina region and offered on a long-term temporary-to-full-time basis. In this role, the Staff Accountant is in charge of preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. You'll also have responsibility over various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will also communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, play an active role in compliance, and review schedules for the reporting processes.
Your responsibilities in this role
Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision
Maintain monthly payment schedules
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
High attention to detail
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Payroll for over 500 employees experience
Payroll tax experience
Knowledge of Local Payroll Tax
Payroll Tax Reporting experience highly desired
Full Cycle Payroll experience desired
Proven knowledge of Federal Government Reporting
Well-founded grasp of account reconciliation
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Accomplished in analytical, quantitative and social skills
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.
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Salary: $23.75 - $27.50 / Hourly
Location: Charleston, SC
Date Posted: October 13, 2020
Employment Type: Temp to Hire
Job Reference: 03270-0011588394
Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance