Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in NEW YORK, New York

A large firm located in Midtown is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant for a long term temporary position at a growing company. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. Additional duties include producing financial statements, cash flow projections, budgets, working with external auditors, amongst other duties. Candidates must have a Bachelors degree in Accounting, prior experience with Oracle and relevant work experience.

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  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

  • Knowledgeable of ERP systems

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

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

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Be detailed, flexible, and organized

  • Oracle experience desired

  • Proficiency in financial statement preparation

  • Accruals experience preferred

  • Month end closings experience preferred

  • Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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.

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