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Robert Half Staff Accountant in Santa Barbara, California

Description The innovative team at Robert Half is looking for an experienced Staff Accountant to help further their efforts on a permanent basis. As Staff Accountant, you will prepare 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 lend your skills to developing and implementing accounting policies. Also, you will take part 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. Based in the Santa Barbara, California area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.

Your responsibilities

  • Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

  • Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that 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

  • In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

  • Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

  • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

  • Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting

  • Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable

  • Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

  • Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request Requirements - Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

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

  • Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)

  • QuickBooks experience

  • Accounts Receivable (AR) experience required

  • Credit Card Reconciliation experience highly desired

  • Deep understanding of fixed assets

  • Be detailed, flexible, and organized

  • Ability to handle multiple projects within strict deadlines

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • ERP system experience

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

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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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, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit roberthalf.gobenefits.net for more information.

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