Robert Half International operations accountant in LATHAM, New York
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.
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
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