Robert Half Staff Accountant in Los Angeles, 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 Los Angeles, California region and is offering a dynamic, mulit-faceted short-term contract / temporary opportunity where effort is rewarded. The duties of Staff Accountant include fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, general ledger reconciliation, journal entries, and the preparation of monthly and year-end closings. This position will require a fair amount of time dedicated to producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. You'll also have responsibility over various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. 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.
Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Play a role 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
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision Requirements - Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Excellent attention to detail
Experience with Posting Journal Entries
Bank reconciliations experience desired
Balance Sheet Reconciliation experience
Proficiency in Accounts Receivable (AR)
Accounts Payable (AP) experience required
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Recent and relevant accounting experience
experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Efficient in ERP systems
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Vow to meet business deadlines
Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
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