Robert Half Project Accountant in Los Angeles, California
Mike Cox of Robert Half, Finance & Accounting is currently recruiting a career-building opportunity for a Project Accountant with experience and skill to join a renowned Real Estate Property company on a permanent basis. In this role, the Project Accountant is in charge of preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. You will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will lend your skills in assisting the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. This intricate position is involved in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Los Angeles, California area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.
Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation
Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request
Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision
Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable
Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease
Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting
Requirements - ERP system experience
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail
1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Ability to meet deadlines
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Microsoft Excel experience desired
University Degree experience
Commercial real estate experience required
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