Robert Half Staff Accountant in PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania
Build your career in accounting with Robert Half as a Full Time Consultant, now offering a full-time position for an experienced Staff Accountant that has a knack for problem-solving and enjoys new challenges. This consulting opportunity allows you to enjoy full-time employment and competitive benefits while maintaining career flexibility, enhancing your skills, and enjoying a variety of diverse clientele. Robert Half works with many clients, so you will enjoy the advantages that accompany a position with a FORTUNE 500® corporation while experiencing a variety of challenging engagements tailored to your experience, skill set, and career objectives.
The Staff Accountant will be responsible for assisting with daily accounting duties, month end close, general ledger maintenance, analysis and more! Some specific responsibilities for the Staff Accountant may include:
Preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliations, and general ledger reconciliations. Throughout the monthly close, you will also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting.
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner.
Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP.
Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations.
Participate in various department-wide initiatives.
Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease.
Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation.
Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation.
Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process.
Review schedules for the reporting processes, take part in compliance, and interact with external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits.
You could be asked to assist in developing and implementing accounting policies.
Take part in special projects and impromptu reporting.
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges.
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity.
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement.
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics.
Familiarity with daily transactional accounting functions such as Accounts Receivable (AR), Accounts Payable (AP) and/or Payroll
Proven knowledge of Microsoft Excel
General ledger experience preferred
Deep understanding of month end close
Comprehensive knowledge of journal entries
Proficient in ERP systems
This position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work! Pay is dependent on experience!
If you are interested in learning more about this exciting job opportunity to join our Full Time Consulting practice, please apply by submitting your resume. After applying, please call Ashley Beckner at 412-643-0486 to confirm your application was received!
Requirements - Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Skilled with ERP systems
Strong organizational skills and a proven ability to meet deadlines
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
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