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Robert Half General Ledger Accountant in Salt Lake City, Utah

Description If you're a skilled accountant and enjoy solving complex problems, Robert Half is currently looking for a talented Staff Accountant to join their efforts in the Manufacturing industry on a permanent basis. In this position, the Staff Accountant prepares journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. You will also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting throughout the monthly close. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Salt Lake City, Utah area, at a company where effort is rewarded.

How you will make an impact

  • Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process

  • Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

  • Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting

  • Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision

  • Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable

  • In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

  • Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

  • Partake in various department-wide initiatives Requirements - Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

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

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Foundational knowledge in Debit Credit

  • Command of Macros

  • Proficiency in SQL

  • General ledger experience

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Great attention to detail

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Proficient in ERP systems

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

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

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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