Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Rochelle, Illinois
Robert Half Direct is seeking a Staff Accountant to join an established company in the news industry. The Staff Accountant will be responsible for preparing and analyzing financial records for the company.
Maintain general ledger accounts and prepare journal entries for accruals and variances
Assist in the monthly review and close process
Reconcile general ledger accounts and expense accounts
Review financial reports to identify and explain variances against budget
Perform monthly bank reconciliations for various company bank accounts
Prepare and examine accounting records, financial statements, taxes, and other financial reports
Develop and analyze reporting for business operations and budgets
Perform audits, ensuring adherence to standard requirements
Create new processes to improve financial efficiency
Report analysis and findings to management team
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
3-5 years of accounting experience
Expertise in accounting close processes, financial reporting and internal controls
Strong computer skills, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Experience with accounting & financial reporting systems; knowledge of multiple systems a plus
Effective written and oral communication skills
Accuracy and attention to detail
Strong analytical skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent computer skills- SAP, Microsoft Word and Excel
NetSuite Oracle SuiteSuccess experience is preferred
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