Robert Half Staff Accountant in Dulles, Virginia
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 Dulles, Virginia region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted short-term contract / temporary opportunity where effort is rewarded. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. A great deal of time in this position will be spent 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 be involved in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes.
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Partake in annual closing processes
Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management
Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments
Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules Requirements - Bank reconciliations experience required
Process Expense Reports experience preferred
Proficiency in Accounts Payable (AP)
Microsoft Excel experience
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Be detailed, flexible, and organized
Efficient in ERP systems
3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Critical thinking skills and the ability to retain complex work directions
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.