Robert Half Staff Accountant in New York, New York
Description Are you an experienced accountant with a keen eye for accuracy? Robert Half has an exciting opportunity for a Staff Accountant at a rapidly-growing organization in the Non-Profit industry that you should check out! Located in the New York, New York region, the organization offering this long-term contract / temporary opportunity provides rewards to those who dedicate extra effort in the work place. In this role, the Staff Accountant is in charge of preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position spends a fair amount of time producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility during the monthly close. 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 single day
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation Requirements - Efficient in ERP systems
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Experience with Microsoft Excel
Proficiency in general ledger
Adeptness in journal entries
Solid understanding of billing
Demonstrated knowledge of Medicaid Billing
Sage Intacct experience
Command of account reconciliation
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills
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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, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit roberthalf.gobenefits.net for more information.