Robert Half Staff Accountant in HINSDALE, Illinois
Description If you're an experienced accountant with a keen eye for accuracy, there's an exciting opportunity through Robert Half for you to check out at a firm in the Gambling Industries industry. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. Many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility during the monthly close. In addition, 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 involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. The Hinsdale, Illinois based company offering this multi-faceted, challenging long-term contract / temporary opportunity provides a thriving environment where innovation is encouraged and effort is rewarded.
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process
Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner Requirements - Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Proficient in ERP systems
Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
High attention to detail
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Proficiency in Balance Sheets
Expertise in variance analysis
Monthly Bank Reconciliation experience preferred
Solid understanding of journal entries
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
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