Robert Half Jr. Accountant in McDonough, Georgia
Description If you're looking to build your skills and career as a entry level Accountant, Robert Half currently has a full-time opportunity at an innovative, growing company for you to check out in the McDonough, Georgia area. As a entry level Accountant, your duties will include financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This position comes with a strong compensation and benefits package, including a long-term potential opportunity for the candidate. We are seeking an individual with strong analytical skills that excels working in a challenging and fast-paced work environment while contributing to the continued success of the firm.
Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary
Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner
Commitment to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP
Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations
Produce monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management purposes
Engage in various department-wide initiatives
Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests
Aid in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors Requirements - BA/BS in Accounting
Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus
Skilled at time management
Ability to handle multiple projects within strict deadlines
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
Deep understanding of internal controls
Be detailed, flexible, and organized
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Command of Microsoft Excel
Strong familiarity with month end closings
Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation experience highly desired
Oracle experience desired
Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation experience preferred
Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
2+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
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