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Robert Half International operations accountant in LATHAM, New York

Description

You could find the perfect full-time Staff Accountant position working for this terrific company. You could receive strong compensation and excellent benefits in this position, all while advancing your career! Do you want to work for a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort? Robert Half Finance is looking for ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountants. Located in the Latham, New York area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. If you have the ability to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close, you will be preferred for this position. To succeed in this role, you will need to be comfortable participating in compliance, interacting with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. This position is ideal for someone with a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Responsibilities

  • Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

  • Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable

  • Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision

  • Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

  • Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management

  • Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

  • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

  • Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request

  • Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

For immediate confidential consideration send resume to Jill at Jill.Orietas@roberthalf.com

Requirements

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Excel

  • Accounts Payable (AP) experience

  • Account reconciliation experience preferred

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Extraordinary analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

  • Proficient in ERP systems

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Salary: $45,000.00 - $50,000.00 / Yearly

Location: LATHAM, NY

Date Posted: November 20, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 02880-0011508421

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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