Robert Half International Staff Accountant - Remote in NEW YORK, New York
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. In this role, you will have responsibility over the preparation of journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. Many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close will be your reponsibility. In addition, you'll be in communication with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, participating in compliance, and reviewing schedules for the reporting processes. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. The New York, New York based company offering this multi-faceted, challenging long-term temporary opportunity provides a thriving environment where innovation is encouraged and effort is rewarded.
Your responsibilities in this role
Maintain monthly payment schedules
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Take part in various department-wide initiatives Requirements - Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Skilled with ERP systems
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
navigating basic office equipment and protocols experience
Ability to meet deadlines
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire 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 named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.