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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in LEXINGTON, Kentucky

Description

If you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative company, Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant. You might be our ideal candidate, if you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. You might be a good fit for this Staff Accountant position if you can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. This role's duties include internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. This company, based in the Lexington, Kentucky area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. If you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets, you will thrive in this role.

How you will make an impact

  • Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

  • Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision

  • Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation

  • Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

  • Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

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

  • Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

  • Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting

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

For immediate consideration contact Stacey Bowman at (859)296-6519

Requirements - Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Great attention to detail

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

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • General familiarity with Annual Budget

  • Proven knowledge of month end closings

  • Accounts Payable (AP) experience required

  • Well-founded grasp of bi-Monthly Payroll

  • Deep understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Practical knowledge of Financial Statement

  • General ledger experience

  • Annual Financial Plan experience

  • Microsoft Excel experience desired

  • ERP system experience

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

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

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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