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Robert Half Staff Accountant in LEXINGTON, Kentucky

Description

There is a terrific permanent position available for an experienced Staff Accountant at Robert Half. In this position, the Staff Accountant prepares journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, various aspects of internal reporting will be under your responsibility. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. Also, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This role is very integrated as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Lexington, Kentucky area, at a company where effort is rewarded.

Major responsibilities

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

  • Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision

  • Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives

  • Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

  • Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

  • Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

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

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

For immediate consideration, please contact Kelly Tyner at 859-788-3655

Requirements

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

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

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

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

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Accomplished in analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Proficient in ERP systems

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Expense Reconciliation experience preferred

  • Microsoft Excel experience highly preferred

  • Deep understanding of financial reconciliation

  • Journal entries experience desired

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Monthly Financial Statements

  • Adeptness in month end closings

  • General familiarity with Financial Statement

  • Experience with bank reconciliations

  • Practical knowledge of account analysis

  • Journal Entry experience preferred

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Ability to handle multiple projects within strict deadlines

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