Robert Half Staff Accountant in Santa Monica, California
Description Robert Half is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant with terrific organizational skills to take up a short-term contract / temporary to hire position at a growing company. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. You will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist with the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will play an active role in compliance, collaborate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Santa Monica, California region.
How you will make an impact
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner
Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management Requirements - Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
doit être autorisé à travailler au Canada+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Detailed and have the ability work independently
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