Robert Half Staff Accountant in Warwick, Rhode Island
Description Robert Half is looking for an experienced Staff Accountant with an eye for accuracy to fill a long-term contract / temporary position at a growing company. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. You will have responsibility for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will promote the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will play an active role in compliance, collaborate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Financial Statements, and Budgets. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Warwick, Rhode Island region.
How you will make an impact
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner Requirements - Recent and relevant accounting experience
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills
High attention to detail
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Financial Statement experience
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
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