Robert Half Corporation Jobs

Job Information

Robert Half Staff Accountant in Walnut Creek, California


There is an opportunity with a terrific company for a full-time Staff Accountant. Looking for strong compensation and excellent benefits? This position could advance your career! Staff Accountants looking to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort will be interested in Robert Half's opportunity for ambitious and detail-oriented candidates. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Walnut Creek, California area, at a company where effort is rewarded. If you have the ability to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close, you will be preferred for this position. If you want to participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, this role might be right for you. To be preferred for this position, you will need to have a complex understanding Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Contact Clint Ahlgrimm of Robert Half for more information.

Major responsibilities

  • Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting

  • Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

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

  • Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

  • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision

  • Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process

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

  • Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

    Requirements - Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

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

  • 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Experience with ERP systems

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

  • Journal entries experience highly desired

  • Deep understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Month end closings experience preferred

  • Command of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Billing experience desired

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

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.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

© 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use ( .