Robert Half Staff Accountant in Middle River, Maryland
Description An up-and-coming firm in the Energy/Natural Resources industry has teamed up with Robert Half to find an efficient Staff Accountant to join their team. As a Staff Accountant, you'll be 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 have charge over many aspects of internal reporting. In addition, you will look over schedules for the reporting processes, participate in compliance, and keep in touch with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. A good deal of time in this position will be spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Middle River, Maryland area, the company offering this challenging long-term contract / temporary opportunity provides a thriving environment and rewards effort.
Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Partake in annual closing processes
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules Requirements - Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability to meet deadlines
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Account reconciliation experience highly desired
Adeptness in Accounts Payable (AP)
Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Expertise in journal entries
Strong familiarity with general ledger
Balance sheets experience preferred
Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Great Plains Dynamics
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Current and relevant ERP system experience
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