Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Huntsville, Alabama
Description Take the next step in your accounting career by checking out this fantastic opportunity through Accountemps! They've partnered with an esteemed organization to find an experienced Staff Accountant for their team. The responsibilities of the Staff Accountant include preparing 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. You'll also be participating in compliance, reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, and staying connected with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. A good deal of time in this position will be spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. The Huntsville, Alabama based company offering this multi-faceted, challenging long-term temporary opportunity provides a thriving environment where innovation is encouraged and effort is rewarded.
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation Requirements - Proficient in ERP systems
Extraordinary analytical, quantitative and social skills
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation experience
Strong familiarity with chargebacks
Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
High attention to detail
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire 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 named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.