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Robert Half Staff Accountant in Mountain View, California

Description

Colleen McAuliffe of Robert Half is looking for a Staff Accountant for a permanent opportunity with a rapidly growing company. In this role, the Staff Accountant is in charge of preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. Throughout the monthly close, you will also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting. You will lend your skills to developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. This role is very integrated as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Mountain View, California area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.

Key responsibilities

  • Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

  • Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable

  • Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request

  • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

  • Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision

  • In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

  • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

  • Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

  • Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

    Requirements - 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Great attention to detail

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • General ledger experience preferred

  • Proven knowledge of Property Tax

  • Comprehensive knowledge of journal entries

  • Well-founded grasp of cash applications

  • Bank reconciliations experience

  • Strong familiarity with billing

  • Monthly Bank Reconciliation experience highly desired

  • Candidate must possess first-rate analytical, quantitative and social skills

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