Robert Half Staff Accountant in Los Angeles, California
Robert Half is looking for a Staff Accountant. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. 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. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Los Angeles, California region.
What you get to do every day
Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules
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
Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Requirements - Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
High attention to detail
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Account reconciliation experience
Comprehensive knowledge of fund accounting
Deep understanding of auditing
Foundational knowledge in month end closings
Proficient in ERP systems
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