Robert Half Corporation Jobs

Job Information

Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Port Allen, Louisiana

Description

We are on the search for an experienced accountant with a keen eye for accuracy in the Port Allen, LA area. You will be responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, general ledger reconciliation and monthly internal reporting. This position will also require you to participate in compliance, as well as communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Apply and contact us today!

How you will make an impact:

  • Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner

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

  • Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management

  • Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process

  • Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

Requirements

  • Vow to meet business deadlines

  • Knowledgeable of ERP systems

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

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

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Critical thinking skills and the ability to retain complex work directions

  • Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Excel, required

  • Command of Sales Tax, required

  • QuickBooks experience, required

  • Deep understanding of Sales Tax Returns

  • Monthly Sales Tax experience desired

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

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. Robert Half has once again been named to FORTUNE’s “World’s Most Admired Companies®” list, ranking first in our industry (February 2019), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

© 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use (www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use).

Salary: $19.00 - $20.00 / Hourly

Location: Port Allen, LA

Date Posted: February 23, 2021

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 04670-0011715492

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

DirectEmployers