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Robert Half Staff Accountant in HAUPPAUGE, New York

Description

If you're a skilled accountant and enjoy solving complex problems, Robert Half is currently looking for a talented Staff Accountant to join their efforts in the Wholesale Distribution industry on a permanent basis. In this role, the Staff Accountant is in charge of preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, various aspects of internal reporting will be under your responsibility. Lend your skills towards developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will review schedules for the reporting processes, take part in compliance, and interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position plays an intricate part in producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This company, based in the Hauppauge, New York area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. Share resumes with Anna Parson.

Major responsibilities

  • Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

  • Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process

  • Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision

  • Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives

  • Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request

  • Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

  • Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

    Requirements - Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

  • The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Current and relevant ERP system experience

  • Command of journal entries

  • Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Excel

  • Comprehensive knowledge of account analysis

  • Deep understanding of general ledger

  • 1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Detailed and have the ability work independently

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

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