Robert Half Staff Accountant in Walnut, California
Description If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Robert Half that you may want to check out. This company is located in the Walnut, California region and is offering a dynamic, mulit-faceted short-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity where effort is rewarded. In this role, the Staff Accountant is in charge of preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. A very involved position, this role produces Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. And during the monthly close, your responsibilities will also cover various aspects of internal reporting. You'll also be reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, communicating with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and playing an active role in compliance.
What you get to do every single day
Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation Requirements - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Strong analytical capabilities and discernment
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
ERP system experience
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Great Plains (GPAC) experience
Intercompany Accounting experience preferred
Deep understanding of journal entries
Command of bank reconciliations
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
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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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. 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. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.