Robert Half Staff Accountant in LaGrange, Georgia
STAFF ACCOUNTANT - Exposure to Financial Analysis - Reporting to the CFO
Staff Accountant candidates will be interested in Robert Half's full-time opportunity with an innovative company. A desire to rise to the challenge and the ability to manage multiple components are musts. In this Staff Accountant role, it will be critical for you to 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. Based in the Lagrange, Georgia area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. If you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets, you will thrive in this role.
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries
Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease
In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts
Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives
Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on
Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting
Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions
Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
3+ years progressive experience in accounting, prior experience in public accounting highly preferred
Adeptness in Microsoft Excel
Vow to meet business deadlines
Great attention to detail
Critical thinking skills and the ability to retain complex work directions
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
If you are interested in joining a dynamic company that offers excellent career growth, then please submit your formal and confidential resume to Kristen Stough for immediate consideration. Don't delay. My client is interviewing this week and looking to hire this month!
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