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Robert Half Staff Accountant in Longview, Texas

Description Robert Half is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant with terrific organizational skills to take up a long-term contract / temporary position at a growing company in the Automotive industry. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. You will have responsibility for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. In addition, you will support the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. Based in the Longview, Texas region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

How you will make an impact

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

  • Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

  • Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

  • Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

  • Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation Requirements - Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Current and relevant ERP system experience

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Solid understanding of general ledger

  • Adeptness in Monthly Journal Entries

  • Deep understanding of journal entries

  • Foundational knowledge in Invoice Discrepancies

  • Adeptness in Monthly Bank Reconciliation

  • Good understanding of Code Invoices

  • Approved Invoices experience highly valued

  • Record Journal Entries experience highly preferred

  • Practical knowledge of Prepare Journal Entries

  • Cash posting experience preferred

  • Experience with Month-end Journal Entries

  • Earlier work involving Review Journal Entries

  • Proficiency in Discrepancy

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Post Journal Entries

  • Remittance experience desired

  • Background working with Recurring Journal Entries

  • General familiarity with Posting Journal Entries

  • Experience with Enter Vendor Invoices

  • Comprehension of Enter Invoices

  • Ledger Journal Entries experience

  • Bank reconciliations experience highly desired

  • General familiarity with Check Runs

  • Adjusting Journal Entries experience preferred

  • Prior experience with cash applications

  • Account Discrepancies experience required

  • Hands-on experience with Invoice Approvals

  • Practical knowledge of MAPICS

  • Previous experience working with Coding Invoices

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

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

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Be detailed, flexible, and organized

  • 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

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