Robert Half Staff Accountant in Hartford, Wisconsin
Robert Half currently has an opening for an experienced, organized Staff Accountant at a dynamic, growing organization in the Manufacturing industry. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing 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 with the development and implementation of 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, Budgets, and Financial Statements. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Hartford, Wisconsin region.
Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments
Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management
Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Partake in annual closing processes
Requirements - Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Strong attention to detail
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience preferred
Solid understanding of bank reconciliations
Proficiency in Accounts Payable (AP)
Journal entries experience preferred
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Efficient in ERP systems
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