Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Santa Monica, California
Santa Monica real estate firm Seeking a Staff Accountant
Please email resume to Eric Herndon at Eric.Herndon@RobertHalf.com** for consideration
If you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative company, Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant. If you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components, you will thrive in this role. You will succeed in this Staff Accountant position if you can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. Other responsibilities include internal reporting during the monthly close, participation in compliance, interaction with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. This company, based in the Santa Monica, California area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. If you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets, you will thrive in this role.
What you get to do every single day
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Partake in various department-wide initiatives
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision
Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries
Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions
In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease
Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
ERP system experience
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to meet deadlines
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Expertise in general ledger
Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills
2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
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Salary: $55,000.00 - $60,000.00 / Yearly
Location: Santa Monica, CA
Date Posted: October 15, 2020
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 00320-0011590532
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance