Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Lancaster, South Carolina
Description Accountemps is looking to bring a long-term temporary Staff Accountant with exceptional organization skills and know-how into a growing organization. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will promote the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will play an active role in compliance, collaborate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. 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 Lancaster, South Carolina region.
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision
Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules Requirements - Recent and relevant accounting experience
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Vow to meet business deadlines
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Proficient in ERP systems
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Federal Government Contracts experience
Strong familiarity with government contracts
Adeptness in Fusion
Knowledge of Fiscal Policy
Demonstrated knowledge of cash posting
Fiscal experience desired
Experience with general ledger
General familiarity with Accounts Receivable (AR)
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.