Robert Half International Staff Accountant in LEBANON, Pennsylvania
Description Accountemps has a short-term temporary opportunity available for an experienced, organized Staff Accountant at a reputable Power Generation company. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will assist with the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and work alongside our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position is very involved as it will 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 Lebanon, Pennsylvania region.
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Maintain monthly payment schedules
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
If interested please send resume in a word document to Jim.Kirk@roberthalf com Requirements - Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Journal entries experience required
Strong familiarity with Compile Data
Foundational knowledge in Computer Databases
Solid understanding of Adjusting Journal Entries
Computer Data Entry experience highly desired
Skilled with ERP systems
experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills
High attention to detail
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.