Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Los Angeles, California
* Established West LA Company seeking a Staff Accountant*
Please email resume to Eric Herndon at Eric.Herndon@RobertHalf.com for consideration
If you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative company, Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant. Candidates should be driven by challenges and working with many components. To succeed in this Staff Accountant role, you will need to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. To succeed in this role, you will need to perform 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. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Los Angeles, California area, at a company where effort is rewarded. You might be our ideal candidate, if you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.
How you will make an impact
Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments
In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts
Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision
Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation
Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Regularly maintain and reconcile journal entries
3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Deep understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger
Command of month end closings
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Great attention to detail
Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
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Salary: $55,000.00 - $60,000.00 / Yearly
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Date Posted: September 30, 2020
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 00320-0011510089
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance