Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Mesa, Arizona
Description If you're an experienced accountant with a knack for accuracy, there's currently an opening through Accountemps for Staff Accountant at a growing Non-Profit firm. This is career-building opportunity is located in the Mesa, Arizona region and offered on a short-term temporary-to-full-time basis. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. A great deal of time in this position will be spent producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. You will also be in charge of many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You'll also be involved in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes.
What you get to do every single day
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Partake in annual closing processes
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner Requirements - High attention to detail
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Command of Blackbaud
Solid understanding of general ledger
Deep understanding of cash applications
Experience with account reconciliation
Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Excel
Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions
Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills
ERP system experience
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
7+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Vow to meet business deadlines
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.