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Robert Half Staff Accountant in Fairfield, California

Description Robert Half is looking for a Staff Accountant for a short-term contract / temporary to hire role. As a Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for the preparation of journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and work alongside our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Financial Statements, and Budgets. This Fairfield, California based company is offering an opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.

Key responsibilities

  • Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Maintain monthly payment schedules

  • Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision

  • Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner

  • Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings

  • Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

  • Be a part of various department-wide initiatives

  • Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation Requirements - Detailed and have the ability work independently

  • 5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Proficient in ERP systems

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Adeptness in Prepare Journal Entries

  • Strong familiarity with month end closings

  • Balance Sheet Reconciliation experience

  • General ledger experience

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

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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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, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit roberthalf.gobenefits.net for more information.

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