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Robert Half Staff Accountant/Payroll Coordinator in CHICAGO, Illinois

Description

Exciting opportunity open 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

Robert Half is searching for an experienced Staff Accountant to join their team on a permanent basis. In this position, the Staff Accountant prepares journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. Throughout the monthly close, you will also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting. You will put your skills towards the development and implementation of accounting policies. Also, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very complex as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Chicago, Illinois area, at a company where effort is rewarded.

Responsibilities

  • Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request

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

  • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

  • Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner

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

  • Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

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

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

  • Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

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

  • Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

    Requirements

Recent and relevant accounting experience

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

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

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Knowledgeable of ERP systems

  • Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

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

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