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Robert Half Corporate Accountant in CHICAGO, Illinois

Description

Exciting career-building opportunity at a rapidly growing firm located in Downtown Chicago!!

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

If you're looking for full-time Staff Accountant work, Robert Half has an opportunity for you to become a critical part of an innovative Transport company. Those driven by a challenging work environment with many components will thrive in this role. This Staff Accountant role's duties will require preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. If you can perform internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, you will succeed in this role. This company, based in the Chicago, Illinois area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. This could be the ideal position for you, if you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Major responsibilities

  • Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

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

  • Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision

  • Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable

  • Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

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

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

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

  • In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

  • Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

    Requirements

Requirements

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

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Be detailed, flexible, and organized

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

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