Robert Half Finance & Accounting Staff Accountant in KANSAS CITY, Missouri

Robert Half Finance is searching for an experienced Staff Accountant to join their Manufacturing client on a full-time basis. As a Staff Accountant, you will be in charge of preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. Throughout the monthly close, you will also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting. Lend your skills towards developing and implementing accounting policies. 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 role is very integrated as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Kansas City, Missouri area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. Key responsibilities - Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation - Regularly maintain and reconcile journal entries - Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions - Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives - Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts - Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease - Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable - Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision - Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll - Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting - Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation - Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on FortuneĀ® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Req ID: 02380-0010348830

Functional Role: Accountant - Staff

Country: USA

State: MO


Postal Code: 64127-2135

Compensation: $40,000.00 to $50,000.00 per year

Requirements: - Self-starter and strong ethical standards - Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why" - 4 year degree in Accounting - Solid understanding of general ledger - Accounts receivable experience highly desired - Month end closings experience required - Deep understanding of account reconciliation - Accounts payable experience - Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Spreadsheet and database capabilities - Detailed and have the ability work independently - Skilled with ERP systems - 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required