Robert Half International Staff Accountant in San Pedro, California
Description Robert Half has a long-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity available for an experienced, organized Staff Accountant at a reputable Logistics company. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. You will have responsibility for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will promote the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. A highly involved position, it works to produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the San Pedro, California region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.
How you will make an impact
Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Partake in annual closing processes
Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting Requirements - Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Detailed and have the ability work independently
Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Journal entries experience desired
Financial reporting experience
General ledger experience
Expertise in month end closings
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Experience with ERP systems
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire 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 named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.