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Robert Half Staff Accountant in OAK BROOK, Illinois

Description

Exciting career-building opportunity at a rapidly growing firm located in Downtown Chicago!!

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

Robert Half is looking for a Staff Accountant for a permanent opportunity with a respected company. As a Staff Accountant, you will be in charge of preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, various aspects of internal reporting will be under your responsibility. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. Also, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position plays an intricate part in producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Oak Brook, Illinois area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.

Key responsibilities

  • Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

  • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

  • Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision

  • Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives

  • Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process

  • Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable

  • Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request

  • In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

  • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

  • Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

    Requirements

Requirements:

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

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

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

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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