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Robert Half Staff Accountant in LEXINGTON, Kentucky

Description

If you want to work for an innovative company, Robert Half has an opportunity for you as a full-time Staff Accountant. This is a position you will thrive in, if you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. The Staff Accountant will 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. Located in the Lexington, Kentucky area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. If you're a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets, this may be the role for you.

Key responsibilities

  • Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation

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

  • Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

  • Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

  • Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

  • Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

  • Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management

For immediate consideration contact Lisa James at (859)788-3684

Requirements - Budget forecasting experience

  • Comprehensive knowledge of journal entries

  • Well-founded grasp of account reconciliation

  • Knowledge of month end closings

  • Proven knowledge of special projects

  • Financial analysis experience preferred

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • 5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

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