Robert Half International Staff Accountant in New Orleans, Louisiana
Staff Accountant candidates will be interested in Robert Half Finance's full-time opportunity with an innovative company. Those driven by a challenging work environment with many components will thrive in this role. If you can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation, you might be right for this Staff Accountant position. This role's duties include 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 New Orleans, Louisiana area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. This position is ideal for a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.
What you get to do every day
Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request
Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts
Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision
Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks
Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation
Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting
Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation
Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable
This is an exciting opportunity in the CBD area of New Orleans and our client is highly motivated to find the perfect addition to their team! If you meet these requirements and want to discuss a confidential search, please contact Carrie Lewis, CPA at firstname.lastname@example.org or 504-529-2691
Thank you for your interest in Robert Half Finance and Accounting!
Intermediate to Expert knowledge of Excel spreadsheets and databases including Pivot Tables and VLookups
Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
Month end closings experience preferred
Solid understanding of general ledger
Excellent attention to detail
5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Bachelors degree in Accounting from an accredited college
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888-490-5461 for additional information.
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Salary: $55000 - 68000/year
Location: New Orleans, LA
Date Posted: June 12, 2019
Employment Type: Permanent
Job Reference: 04640-0011030230
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting & Finance