Robert Half Accountant in Lexington, Kentucky
Interviews week of February 5th. Call Lisa James at (859)788-3684 to schedule.
If you're looking for work as a full-time Staff Accountant, this terrific company might have a job for you. If you want to advance your career, you could receive strong compensation and excellent benefits in this position! Are you an ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountant? You could join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort, through Robert Half. Based in the Lexington, Kentucky area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. You might be a good fit for this position 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. If you think you can participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, this role might be right for you. To be preferred for this position, you will need to have a complex understanding Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.
Your responsibilities in this role
Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives
Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation
Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision
Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
For immediate consideration contact Lisa James at (859)788-3684
Requirements - Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Strong attention to detail
Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Financial Statement experience
Account reconciliation experience preferred
Deep understanding of financial statement preparation
Dynamics Ax experience
Journal entries experience desired
Adeptness in Microsoft Excel
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Skilled with ERP systems
Notable analytical, quantitative and social skills
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