Robert Half Staff Accountant in Compton, California
You could find the perfect full-time Staff Accountant position working for this terrific Manufacturing company. Candidates looking for strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement should consider this position. Ambitious and detail-oriented candidates will be interested in Robert Half's opportunity to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort, as a Staff Accountant. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Compton, California area, at a company where effort is rewarded. Candidates with the ability to 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 will be preferred. This position will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. You will be preferred for this role if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.
How you will make an impact
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries
Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management
Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
Partake in various department-wide initiatives
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks
Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision
Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting
Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable
Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
For confidential consideration, please email your Robert Half recruiter. If you're not currently working with anyone at Robert Half, please click "Apply" or call 562-800-3963 and ask for David Bizub. Please reference job order number 00460-0012535860. email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Requirements - Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
ERP system experience
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
High attention to detail
General ledger experience
Command of journal entries
Foundational knowledge in bank reconciliations
Balance Sheet Reconciliation experience
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
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