Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in Pasadena, California

If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Accountemps that you may want to check out. Located in the Pasadena, California region, the organization offering this long term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity provides rewards to those who dedicate extra effort in the work place. In this role, the Staff Accountant holds responsibility for preparing monthly and year-end closings, fixed asset maintenance, journal entries, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position spends a fair amount of time producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, your will also be in charge of many aspects of internal reporting. In addition, your responsibilities include communicating with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, playing an active role in compliance, and reviewing schedules for the reporting processes.

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Responsibilities - Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process - Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed - Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments - Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management - Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards
  • Recent and relevant accounting experience
  • Fund accounting experience
  • Expertise in account reconciliation
  • High attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and writing skills
  • Proficient in ERP systems

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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