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Robert Half Staff Accountant in Tacoma, Washington


Robert Half is offering a permanent position for a skilled Staff Accountant to join their dynamic, rapidly-growing team. As a Staff Accountant, you will be in charge of preparing 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 put your skills towards the development and implementation of accounting policies. Also, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This intricate position is involved in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Tacoma, Washington area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. With an easy and casual work environment, great office, and growth potential - this opportunity is a great Staff Accountant role for someone looking to grow!

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

  • Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

  • Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision

  • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable

  • Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting

  • Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management

  • Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives

  • Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

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

    Requirements - Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

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

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Ability to handle multiple projects within strict deadlines

  • Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Deep understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Proven knowledge of bookkeeping

  • Experience with Full Cycle Payroll

  • Automated Payroll experience preferred

  • Expertise in Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

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