Robert Half International Sr/Staff Accountant in GARDEN CITY, New York
Description If you're a skilled accountant and enjoy solving complex problems, Robert Half Finance is currently looking for a talented Staff Accountant to join their efforts in the Real Estate & Property industry on a full-time basis. In this position, the Staff Accountant prepares journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. Also, 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 plays an intricate part in producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Garden City, New York area, at a company where effort is rewarded.
Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision
Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting
Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries
Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers
Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation
Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments Requirements
Ability to meet deadlines
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Skillful in analytical, quantitative and social skills
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Real Estate experience
Yardi experience desired
ERP system experience
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
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.