Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Galveston, Texas
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If you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative Construction/Contractor company, you might be the full-time Staff Accountant Robert Half Finance is looking for. This could be the ideal position for you, if you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. You will succeed in this Staff Accountant position if you can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. This role will involve internal reporting during the monthly close, participation in compliance, interaction with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. This company, based in the Galveston, Texas area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. We're looking for people who are detail-oriented and analytical thinkers with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.
What you get to do every single day
Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks
Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation
Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting
Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers
Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation
Requirements - Comprehensive knowledge of project accounting
2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Excellent attention to detail
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time 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 No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.