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Robert Half Staff Accountant in NEW YORK, New York

Description Seeking a full-time Staff Accountant position with a terrific company? Strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement could be yours in this position. Staff Accountants looking to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort will be interested in Robert Half's opportunity for ambitious and detail-oriented candidates. This company, based in the New York, New York area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. If you have the ability to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close, you will be preferred for this position. If you're looking for work where you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, this role might be right for you. This is a position you will thrive in, if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Key responsibilities

  • Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request

  • 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

  • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

  • Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting

  • Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules

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

  • Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation

  • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision

  • Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP Requirements - Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Proficiency in Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Experience with Microsoft Great Plains Dynamics

  • Expertise in Microsoft Excel

  • Comprehensive knowledge of month end closings

  • Consolidated Financial Statements experience

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

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

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Detailed and have the ability work independently

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 1.888.490.5461. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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