Robert Half Full Charge Bookkeeper in Monmouth County, New Jersey
Are you looking for an opportunity with growth potential as a Full Charge Bookkeeper? Do you multi-task effectively and have strong communication, organizational, and time-management skills? Robert Half's Full Charge Bookkeeper position is something you might be interested in. If you're comfortable with establishing and maintaining the organization's accounting principles, practices, procedures, and initiatives, as well as all general accounting and bookkeeping functions, including the preparation of financial statements, you could be a good candidate for this position.
How you will make an impact
Tracking fixed assets to produce depreciation schedules
Ensuring monthly, quarterly and year end close happens accurately and on time
Carefully filing documents to preserve historical records
Executing accounts payable and accounts receivable tasks, such as collections
Maintaining adherence to federal, state, and local legal requirements by keeping up to date on them, filing reports, and advising management on needed actions
Producing the trial balance and financial statements, including, but not limited to, balance sheet and statements of income and of cash flows
Completing bank and general ledger reconciliations; processing payroll
Requirements - Outstanding skills in analyzing financial data and promptly generating accurate reports
Ability to multitask efficiently and prioritize work
Ability to work independently with minimal oversight
Proven flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments
- Excel and Peachtree experience desired
Experienced in accrual and cash basis of accounting
5+ years of relevant experience in bookkeeping
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must
High school diploma or similar certification with an AA degree or higher in Accounting or Business recommended
Background in payroll preferred
Adeptness in journal entries
Cash flow statements experience highly preferred
Background working with forecasting
Demonstrated knowledge of financial statement preparation
NetSuite experience desired
Deep understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
General familiarity with month end closings
General ledger experience highly desired
Foundational knowledge in Accounts Receivable (AR)
Practical knowledge of Balance Sheet Reconciliation
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