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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in OAK BROOK, Illinois

Description

Do you want to become a critical part of an innovative Healthcare/NHS company? Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant. Candidates should be driven by challenges and working with many components. Preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation will be essential for this Staff Accountant role. Other responsibilities include internal reporting during the monthly close, participation in compliance, interaction with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. 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. This is a job where a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets can thrive.

Key responsibilities

  • Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives

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

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

  • Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision

  • Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting

  • Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

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

  • Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

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

  • Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

  • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

If interested, click 'Apply' or call Patti Kracke at 630.368.1175

Requirements

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

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • 5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Account analysis experience

  • Financial statement preparation experience highly preferred

  • Adeptness in bank reconciliations

  • Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • General familiarity with Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Budget forecasting experience

  • Deep understanding of journal entries

  • Practical knowledge of general ledger

  • Demonstrated knowledge of QuickBooks

  • Experience with account reconciliation

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis

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

If interested, click 'Apply' or call Patti Kracke at 630.368.1175

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Salary: DOE

Location: OAK BROOK, IL

Date Posted: November 11, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 01340-0011528099

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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