Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Cudahy, Wisconsin
Accountemps has a long term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity available for an experienced, organized Staff Accountant at a reputable Retail - Food Store company. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will promote the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Cudahy, Wisconsin region.
What you get to do every single day
Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision
Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments
Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Proficient in ERP systems
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Expertise in QuickBooks Pro
Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel
Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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