Robert Half International Staff Accountant in La Mirada, California
If you're looking for full-time Staff Accountant work, Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for you to become a critical part of an innovative company. You might thrive in this role if you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. The Staff Accountant will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. To thrive in this role, you will need to perform 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 La Mirada, California area-based position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. To thrive in this position, you will need to be a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.
What you get to do every single day
Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation
Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation
Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision
In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts
Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease
Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable
Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks
For confidential consideration, please email your recruiter with Robert Half Finance & Accounting. If you're not currently working with anyone at Robert Half, please click "Apply" or call 310-719-1400 and ask for David Bizub. Please reference job order number 00460-0011721098.
Requirements - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Financial reporting experience
Experience with Financial Statement
Month-end Close Activities experience
Month end closings experience desired
Proficiency in Financial Consolidation
Adeptness in year end closings
Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
ERP system experience
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time 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.
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