Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Oakland, California
Description If you're an experienced accountant with a knack for accuracy, Robert Half has a terrific opportunity for you to check out. In the role of Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. Many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility during the monthly close. In addition, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. The majority of time spent in this position involves producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This Oakland, California based company is offering a short-term contract / temporary opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.
Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments Requirements - Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Account reconciliation experience desired
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Skilled with ERP systems
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Vow to meet business deadlines
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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