Robert Half International Staff Accountant in COLUMBIA, Maryland
Description Robert Half has an opportunity for you to become a part of the corporate accounting team of a dynamic company that is having explosive growth in their industry. This is a job where you will gain experience with full cycle general ledger accounting in a challenging work environment where you will get exposure to a variety of transactions. The ideal candidate for this Staff Accountant position will have prior experience preparing journal entries, account reconciliations, and a general knowledge of debits and credits. You'll also gain experience in fixed asset maintenance, monthly and year-end closings, and various analyses. You'll be interested in this position if you want to 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. If you are a detail-oriented and an analytical thinker, this could be the job for you!
Your responsibilities in this role
Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision
Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions
Manage schedules for fixed assets
Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks
Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested Requirements - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
1+ year of experience in general ledger accounting, journal entries, debits, credits, etc.
Knowledge of journal entries
Bank reconciliations experience desired
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
High attention to detail
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.