Robert Half Corporation Jobs

Job Information

Robert Half Accounting Manager in San Diego, California

Description We are offering a short term contract employment opportunity for an Accounting Manager in the education industry, based in San Diego, California. This role involves overseeing and managing various accounting tasks, including month-end close activities, recurring journal entries, deferred revenue, accrual accounting, account reconciliation, and the preparation of monthly financial statements. The position involves remote work.


• Oversee month-end close activities to ensure accurate financial reporting

• Manage recurring journal entries and maintain meticulous records of all financial transactions

• Oversee deferred revenue recognition processes in compliance with accounting standards and company policies

• Conduct thorough accrual accounting to accurately reflect financial performance and obligations

• Reconcile accounts promptly and address any discrepancies in a timely manner

• Prepare monthly financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements, for review and analysis

• Utilize Concur and Concur Expense systems for expense management and reporting

• Leverage advanced Microsoft Excel skills to analyze financial data, create reports, and streamline processes

• Collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams to support financial reporting and analysis initiatives

• Stay updated on industry trends, regulatory changes, and best practices in accounting and finance. Requirements • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role within the Education industry

• Proficiency in Month End Close, Month-end Close Activities, and Recurring Journal Entries

• Experience with Deferred Revenue and Accrual Accounting

• Ability to perform Account Reconciliation

• Experience in preparing Monthly Financial Statements

• Proficiency in using Concur and Concur Expense

• Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel

• Ability to comply with all legal and company regulations for working in the industry

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team

• Strong attention to detail and accuracy

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field is preferred

• Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification is a plus but not required.

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.

Robert Half works to put you in the best position to succeed. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - whenever you choose - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, notifications of AI-matched jobs, and much more.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available including medical, vision, dental, life and disability insurance. Employees hired for our FTEP Program are also eligible to enroll in our company’s 401(k) or deferred compensation plan (if eligible). FTEP employees also earn paid time off for vacation, personal needs, and sick time and paid holidays. The amount of Choice Time Off (CTO) received varies based on years of service and is pro-rated based on the hours worked per week. A new FTEP employee earns up to 13 days of CTO and up to 10 paid holidays per calendar year. Learn more at

© 2024 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use (https:/// .