Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Columbia, South Carolina
Description Robert Half Finance has a career-building opportunity for a Staff Accountant with experience and skill to join their team on a full-time basis. The Staff Accountant will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, various aspects of internal reporting will be under your responsibility. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. This position plays an intricate part in producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Columbia, South Carolina area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.
How you will make an impact
Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation
Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries
Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision
Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation
Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments
In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation Requirements - Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Notable analytical, quantitative and social skills
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Accounting Entries experience desired
Detailed and have the ability work independently
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Proficient in ERP systems
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.