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Robert Half International Construction Accountant in San Jose, California

Description

Colleen McAuliffe of Robert Half Finance currently has a full-time opportunity for an experienced Staff Accountant to join their growing team. The Staff Accountant will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. You will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during 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 plays an intricate part in producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the San Jose, California area, at a company where effort is rewarded.

Your responsibilities

  • Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable

  • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

  • Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management

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

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

  • Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision

  • Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request

  • Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

Requirements

  • Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

  • Foundational knowledge in account reconciliation

  • Knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Strong familiarity with bank reconciliations

  • Construction Accounting experience highly desired

  • Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • 5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

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

  • Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

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.

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