Robert Half Staff Accountant in Monterey, California
Description If you're an experienced accountant with a keen eye for accuracy, there's an exciting opportunity through Accountemps for you to check out at a growing firm. The responsibilities of a Staff Accountant entail preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. This position will also require you to participate in compliance, as well as communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This Monterey, California based company is offering a long-term temporary opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.
What you get to do every single day
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation Requirements - Efficient in ERP systems
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Vow to meet business deadlines
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Accounts Payable (AP) experience
Expertise in Accounts Receivable (AR)
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
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