Robert Half Staff Accountant in Memphis, Tennessee
Description If you're an experienced accountant with a knack for accuracy, there's currently an opening through Robert Half for Staff Accountant at a growing Service firm. Located in the Memphis, Tennessee region, the organization offering this short-term contract / temporary opportunity provides rewards to those who dedicate extra effort in the work place. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position spends a fair amount of time producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility during the monthly close. You'll also communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, take part in compliance, and look over schedules for the reporting processes.
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision Requirements - Current and relevant ERP system experience
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Vow to meet business deadlines
Bank reconciliations experience preferred
Strong familiarity with JD Edwards EnterpriseOne
Month end closings experience desired
Travel experience preferred
Microsoft Dynamics Ax experience highly desired
Strong analytical capabilities and discernment
experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills
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