Robert Half International Staff Accountant in SPRINGFIELD, Oregon

Accountemps currently has a long term temporary-to-fulltime position open for an experienced, organized Staff Accountant at a dynamic, growing organization. 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 promote 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 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 Springfield, Oregon region.

This is a part time temp to hire position

Your responsibilities

  • Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments

  • Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

  • Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision

  • Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Payroll experience - multi state

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Strong familiarity with month end closings

  • Solid understanding of general ledger

  • Foundational knowledge in multi-state payroll

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • ERP system experience

  • Strong attention to detail

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

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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