Robert Half Staff Accountant in RICHMOND, Virginia
Robert Half is looking for a Staff Accountant for an expanding distribution company headquartered in Richmond. As Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. Also, you will take part in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position plays an intricate part in producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.
Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation
Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease
Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Partake in various department-wide initiatives
Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries
Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on
Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision
Requirements - Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Comprehensive knowledge of journal entries
Foundational knowledge in month end closings
Knowledge of Adjusting Journal Entries
Strong familiarity with general ledger
Excellent attention to detail
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Experience with ERP systems
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Vow to meet business deadlines
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills
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