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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in NEW YORK, New York

Description Take the next step in your accounting career by checking out this fantastic opportunity through Accountemps! They've partnered with an esteemed organization to find an experienced Staff Accountant for their team. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. You will also participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the New York, New York area, the company offering this challenging long-term temporary opportunity provides a thriving environment and rewards effort.

What you get to do every single day

  • Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments

  • Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process

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

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

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

  • Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision

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

  • Maintain monthly payment schedules Requirements - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Form 1099 experience

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Annual Budget

  • Adeptness in accruals

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Closing Processes experience

  • Foundational knowledge in Balance Sheet Account

  • Knowledge of bank reconciliations

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Experience with ERP systems

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

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

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

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

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

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.

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