Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Long Beach, California
Description If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Robert Half that you may want to check out. This company is located in the Long Beach, California region and is offering a dynamic, mulit-faceted long-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity where effort is rewarded. Responsibilities held by the Staff Accountant include the preparation of monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. In addition, you will take part in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes.
How you will make an impact
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments
Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting Requirements - Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Accounts Payable (AP) experience
Experience with Accounts Receivable (AR)
Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)
Well-founded grasp of general ledger
Deep understanding of payroll
Proven knowledge of bank reconciliations
Microsoft Excel experience preferred
Detailed and have the ability work independently
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Skilled with ERP systems
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.