Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Walnut, California
Description If you're an experienced accountant with a knack for accuracy, Accountemps has a terrific opportunity for you to check out at an organization in the Education industry. The responsibilities of the Staff Accountant include preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. You'll also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You'll also be participating in compliance, reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, and staying connected with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This multi-faceted, challenging short-term temporary-to-full-time opportunity is at a Walnut, California based company where effort is rewarded and the environment is thriving.
Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings
Partake in annual closing processes
Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Take part in various department-wide initiatives Requirements - Current and relevant ERP system experience
Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills
5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Candidate must possess first-rate analytical, quantitative and social skills
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
High attention to detail
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Adjusting Journal Entries experience required
Solid understanding of journal entries
Accounting Entries experience
Microsoft Excel experience
Consolidated Financial experience
Proven knowledge of Credit Balance
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
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 temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.