Robert Half Staff Accountant in PULASKI, New York
Description Robert Half is looking to find a talented, efficient Staff Accountant to join an esteemed organization. The responsibilities of the Staff Accountant include preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you'll have responsibility over many aspects of internal reporting. You will also participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This multi-faceted, challenging short-term contract / temporary to full-time opportunity is at a Pulaski, New York based company where effort is rewarded and the environment is thriving.
What you get to do every single day
Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings
Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner Requirements - Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Vow to meet business deadlines
Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Expertise in general ledger
Accounts Payable (AP) experience
Foundational knowledge in Accounts Receivable (AR)
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Proficient in ERP systems
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills
High attention to detail
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