Robert Half International Staff Accountant in NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia
If you're looking to further your career in accounting and enjoy solving complex problems, Accountemps has a terrific short-term temporary-to-full-time Staff Accountant position in the Non-Profit industry for you to check out. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. You will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will promote the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. Based in the Newport News, Virginia region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.
How you will make an impact
Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Expertise in grant accounting
Deep understanding of financial reporting
Solid understanding of Government Grants
Microsoft Excel experience
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Great attention to detail
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Skilled with ERP systems
Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
If you are interested in this position, please contact Drew Johnson at 757-624-1100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.
From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.
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Salary: $17.10 - $19.80 / Hourly
Location: NEWPORT NEWS, VA
Date Posted: October 13, 2020
Employment Type: Temp to Hire
Job Reference: 04550-0011573003
Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance