Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Irvine, California
Description If you're looking to further your career in accounting and enjoy solving complex problems, Accountemps has a terrific long-term temporary-to-full-time Staff Accountant position available for you to check out. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. You will have responsibility for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist with the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. A highly involved position, it works to produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Irvine, California region.
What you get to do every day
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Partake in annual closing processes
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll Requirements - Recent and relevant accounting experience
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Proven knowledge of bank reconciliations
Expertise in grant accounting
Account reconciliation experience
Financial Edge experience desired
Account reconciliation experience
Well-founded grasp of Credit Card Reconciliation
General ledger experience
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Skilled with ERP systems
Great attention to detail
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social 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.