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Robert Half Staff Accountant in Houston, Texas


You might be the full-time Staff Accountant Robert Half is looking for, if you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative company. To thrive in this position, you will need to be driven by a challenging work environment with many components. To succeed in this Staff Accountant role, you will need to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. This role's duties include internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. This Houston, Texas area-based position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. This is a position you will thrive in, if you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Your responsibilities in this role

  • 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, and perform the month end close under minimal supervision

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

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

  • Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

  • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

  • Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable

  • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

  • Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

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

    Requirements - Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

  • Month end closings experience preferred

  • Journal entries experience highly preferred

  • Monthly Balance Sheet experience

  • Deep understanding of Monthly Account Reconciliation

  • Adeptness in Monthly Balance Sheet Reconciliation

  • General ledger experience

  • Background working with Prepare Journal Entries

  • General familiarity with Monthly Financial Close

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Monthly Close

  • Monthly Accruals experience preferred

  • Practical knowledge of Adjusting Journal Entries

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

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

  • Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Experience with ERP systems

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