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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Norfolk, Virginia

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Robert Half has partnered with an esteemed organization in the Education industry to find a Staff Accountant to join their dynamic team. In this role, you will have responsibility over the preparation of journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will have charge over many aspects of internal reporting. 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. A good deal of time in this position will be spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. The Norfolk, Virginia based company offering this multi-faceted, challenging long-term contract / temporary opportunity provides a thriving environment where innovation is encouraged and effort is rewarded.

Your responsibilities in this role include:

  • Partake in annual closing processes

  • Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

  • Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner

  • Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision

  • Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules

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

  • Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management

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

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

    Requirements

    • Deep understanding of Fixed Asset Inventory
  • Annual Financial Reporting experience preferred

  • Fixed Asset Accounting experience required

  • Fixed Asset Depreciation experience

  • Microsoft Excel experience highly desired

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

  • experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills

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

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

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

    For more information on this position, or to arrange an interview, call Drew Johnson at 757.624.1100.

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