Robert Half Staff Accountant in Davenport, Iowa
Robert Half Finance & Accounting has partnered with an organization in Davenport seeking a full-time Staff Accountant. The Staff Accountant will work directly with the Senior Accountant and Controller, must be able to prioritize work independently in a fast-paced environment and possess strong analytical, organizational and communication skills.
Your responsibilities in this role
Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested
Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries
In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts
Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting
Requirements - Skilled with ERP systems
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Experience with financial statement preparation
Adeptness in journal entries
Strong familiarity with bank reconciliations
Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
Foundational knowledge in Prepare Financial Statements
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
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