Robert Half International Staff Accountant in SYRACUSE, New York
Description If you're looking to give your accounting career a boost, Robert Half currently has a Staff Accountant position open at a growing firm in the Non-Profit industry. Located in the Syracuse, New York region, the organization offering this long-term contract / temporary to full-time opportunity provides rewards to those who dedicate extra effort in the work place. As Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position will require a time commitment, since it produces Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, you'll also be charged with various aspects of internal reporting. You'll also review schedules for the reporting processes, stay in touch with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and play an active role in compliance.
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision Requirements - Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience preferred
Accounts Payable (AP) experience desired
Strong familiarity with data entry
Recent and relevant accounting experience
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
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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