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Robert Half Staff Accountant in Freehold, New Jersey

Description

Take the next step in your accounting career by checking out this fantastic opportunity through Robert Half! They've partnered with an esteemed organization to find an experienced Staff Accountant for their team. As a Staff Accountant, you'll be responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. You will also participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. A highly involved position, it works to produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Freehold, New Jersey area, this opportunity provides a thriving environment and rewards effort.

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

  • Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting

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

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

  • Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

  • Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision

  • Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

    Requirements - Experience with ERP systems

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

  • GAAP Accounting experience preferred

  • Comprehensive knowledge of journal entries

  • Bank reconciliations experience preferred

  • Deep understanding of Microsoft Excel

  • Lawson experience

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

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

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Strong organizational skills and a proven ability to meet deadlines

  • 1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

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.

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