Robert Half Staff Accountant in COLUMBUS, Indiana
Description If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Robert Half that you may want to check out. Based in the Columbus, Indiana area, this exciting long-term contract / temporary opportunity is set in an engaging work place where hard work is rewarded. The duties of Staff Accountant include fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, general ledger reconciliation, journal entries, and the preparation of monthly and year-end closings. This position will require a fair amount of time dedicated to producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. You'll also have responsibility over various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You'll also communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, take part in compliance, and look over schedules for the reporting processes.
What you get to do every single day
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP Requirements - Recent and relevant accounting experience
Ability to meet deadlines
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Expertise in Fixed Asset Ledger
Well-founded grasp of journal entries
Fixed Asset Accounting experience preferred
Experience with budget forecasting
Proven knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)
Account reconciliation experience desired
Fixed assets experience
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Outstanding analytical, quantitative and social skills
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
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