Robert Half Staff Accountant in Sarasota, Florida
Robert Half has a career-building opportunity for a Staff Accountant with experience and skill to join their team 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. During the monthly close, various aspects of internal reporting will be under your responsibility. You will lend your skills in assisting the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will participate 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. This company, based in the Sarasota, Florida area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.
Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation
Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner
Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision
Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries
Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation
This is a permanent position. If you're interested, please reach out directly to Zoe Slater.
Requirements - Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Microsoft Excel experience desired
Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills
Strong attention to detail
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
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.