Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Description If you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative detail oriented Services company, Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant. This is a position you will thrive in, if you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. To succeed in this Staff Accountant role, you will need to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. The ideal candidate for this position can perform internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. Located in the Minneapolis, Minnesota area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. If you're a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets, this may be the role for you.
How you will make an impact
Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision
Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management
Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner
Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts
Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries
Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process Requirements - Skillful in analytical, quantitative and social skills
Current and relevant ERP system experience
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Foundational knowledge in Accounts Payable (AP)
Deep understanding of billing
Expertise in journal entries
Comprehensive knowledge of bank reconciliations
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time 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 No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.