Robert Half International Staff Accountant in LANSING NT, Michigan
Description Are you an experienced accountant with a keen eye for accuracy? Accountemps has an exciting opportunity for a Staff Accountant at a rapidly-growing organization in the Housing Association industry that you should check out! This company is located in the Lansing Nt, Michigan region and is offering a dynamic, mulit-faceted long-term temporary opportunity where effort is rewarded. In this role, the Staff Accountant holds responsibility for preparing monthly and year-end closings, fixed asset maintenance, journal entries, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position will require a fair amount of time dedicated to producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, you'll also be charged with various aspects of internal reporting. You'll also be involved in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes.
What you get to do every day
Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed Requirements - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
General ledger experience
Accounts Payable (AP) experience
Experience with Yardi Software
Knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Banking Transaction experience
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Notable analytical, quantitative and social skills
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Skilled with ERP systems
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
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.