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Robert Half Staff Accountant in NEW YORK, New York

Description If you're looking to give your accounting career a boost, Robert Half currently has a Staff Accountant position open at a growing firm in the Investment Banking industry. Located in the New York, New York region, the organization offering this short-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity provides rewards to those who dedicate extra effort in the work place. Responsibilities held by the Staff Accountant include the preparation of monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. The majority of time spent will be dedicated to producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, your will also be in charge of many aspects of internal reporting. You'll also communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, take part in compliance, and look over schedules for the reporting processes.

What you get to do every day

  • Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

  • Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

  • Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management

  • Be a part of various department-wide initiatives

  • Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

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

  • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner Requirements - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

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

  • Bank reconciliations experience

  • Foundational knowledge in Bank Account Reconciliation

  • Expertise in Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation

  • Comprehensive knowledge of account reconciliation

  • Proficiency in Balance Sheet Reconciliation

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail

  • Knowledgeable of ERP systems

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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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 contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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