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Robert Half Staff Accountant in COLUMBIA, Maryland

Description

There is an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant with a terrific company. Candidates looking for strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement should consider this position. Robert Half is working with a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort, to find an ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountant. This company, based in the Columbia, Maryland area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. This role's duties will require you to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. To succeed in this role, you will need to be comfortable participating in compliance, interacting with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. To be preferred for this position, you will need to have a complex understanding Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. If you are interested in learning more please email your resume to Jim Meade at Robert Half immediately or connect with him on LinkedIn.

What you get to do every single day

  • Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

  • Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

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

  • In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

  • Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation

  • Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting

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

  • Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules

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

  • Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision

    Requirements - Less than one year of experience required

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience with ERP systems

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

  • Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Job costing experience

  • Bank reconciliations experience preferred

  • Account reconciliation experience desired

  • General ledger experience

  • Job costing experience

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

  • Strong attention to detail

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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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. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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