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Robert Half Staff Accountant in Lenexa, Kansas

Description Take the next step in your accounting career by checking out this fantastic opportunity through Robert Half! They've partnered with an esteemed organization to find an experienced Staff Accountant for their team. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. When it's time for the monthly close, you'll be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting. Your duties will also include participating in compliance, reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, and staying connected with our external auditors throughout quarterly reviews and annual audits. This role also involves the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Lenexa, Kansas area, the company offering this challenging long-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity provides a thriving environment and rewards effort.

Major responsibilities

  • Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management

  • Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner

  • Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision Requirements - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger

  • Command of account reconciliation

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

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

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Current and relevant ERP system experience

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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