Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Los Angeles, California
Description Accountemps is looking for an experienced, organized individual to take on the short-term temporary role of Staff Accountant at a growing, dynamic company in the Non-Profit industry. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. In addition, you will support the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and work alongside our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Financial Statements, and Budgets. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Los Angeles, California region.
Responsibilities: § Contract Accounting and monitoring oversight, working closely with outside governmental agencies. § Interprets financial information and consults with management its use. § Analyze financial information and summarizing financial status § Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivables § Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance § Support month-end and year-end close process § Monitors cash balances. § Ensures ledgers accurately reflect the Agency’s financial position and performance. § Review agency budgets for optimum financial effectiveness. § Reviews and prepares bank reconciliations. § Produces various monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports. § Reviews and maintains general ledger and prepares general journals. § Other duties as may be assigned. Requirements Qualifications: · Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field · Three to five years of progressive detail oriented experience in accounting · Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel (pivot tables, vlookups, @functions, etc.) - Knowledge of Microsoft Access a plus · Ability to make sound accounting decisions within established guidelines · Knowledge of accounting and auditing practices and principles, including fund accounting · Knowledge of applicable laws, codes and regulations, including the single Audit Act · Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills · Able to communicate with professionals at all levels · Able to work on multiple project with accuracy and efficiency · Non-Profit industry experience preferred
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