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Robert Half Sr. Staff Accountant in Santa Cruz, California

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Are you looking to work with a terrific Tax Consulting company? This full-time Staff Accountant position might be right for you. Candidates looking for strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement should consider this position. If you're looking for work as a Staff Accountant, you'll be interested in Robert Half's opportunity for ambitious and detail-oriented candidates to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort. Based in the Santa Cruz, California area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. The ideal candidate for this position can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. Candidates who can participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes will be preferred for this role. To be preferred for this position, you will need to have a complex understanding Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Contact Tony Santana of Robert Half for more information about this role.

Your responsibilities in this role

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

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

  • Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request

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

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

  • 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

  • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

  • Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

  • Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

    Requirements - Less than one year of experience preferred

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Public Accounting Tax experience

  • Public Accounting experience desired

  • Strong familiarity with CPA Firm

  • Strong analytical capabilities and discernment

  • Knowledgeable of ERP systems

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

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

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Be detailed, flexible, and organized

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

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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