Robert Half International Entry Level Staff Accountant in CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee

Description

Staff Accountant candidates will be interested in Robert Half Finance's full-time opportunity with an innovative Chattanooga company. This position is ideal for those who driven by a challenging work environment with many components. If you can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation, you might be right for this Staff Accountant position. This role will involve 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 Chattanooga, Tennessee area-based position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. To thrive in this position, you will need to be a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process

  • Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management

  • Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives

  • Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

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

  • Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision

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

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

  • Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

For immediate consideration contact Kevin Green, [email protected]

Requirements

  • Less than one year of experience required

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

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

  • ERP system experience

  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

  • Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • High attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and writing skills

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888.490.5461 for additional information.

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Salary: $40000 - 50000/year

Location: CHATTANOOGA, TN

Date Posted: January 3, 2019

Employment Type: Permanent

Job Reference: 03950-0010641746

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting & Finance