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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Florham Park, New Jersey

Description

If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a long-term temporary Staff Accountant position with Accountemps that you may want to check out. 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. You will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist with the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Florham Park, New Jersey region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

Your responsibilities

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

  • Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management

  • Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments

  • Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules

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

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

  • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process

  • Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

Requirements

  • High attention to detail

  • Proficient in ERP systems

  • Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Outstanding analytical, quantitative and social skills

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

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Pivot Table

  • Proficiency in Vendor Management

  • General familiarity with month end closings

  • SAP experience

  • Command of Bank Account Reconciliation

  • Microsoft Excel experience highly desired

  • Adeptness in VLOOKUP

  • Solid understanding of bookkeeping

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

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 temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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Salary: DOE

Location: Florham Park, NJ

Date Posted: February 23, 2021

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 02750-0011715632

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

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