Robert Half International Staff Accountant in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia

Description

Our client is a growing technology based company serving the music industry and are looking to add a Staff Accountant to their talented team. This is a great opportunity to learn from and be mentored by former Big 4 CPAs and other outgoing individuals with strong technical backgrounds. Their stunning offices are Metro accessible in a prime location. This Staff Accountant role will truly be a member of a team and will work on their month-end accounting close, reporting and analysis as well as have exposure to special projects and research.

Core duties for this Staff Accountant position will include the following:

  • Support daily accounting operations and the month end close

  • Assist with the management and accounting for cash and investment accounts, including analyzing transactions, preparing and recording related journal entries.

  • Preparation of journal entries and account reconciliations for balance sheet accounts

  • Perform budget to actual variance analysis for operating departments, ensure that transactions are recorded and classified properly.

  • Assist with monthly and quarterly financial packages as well as analytics and reporting for Management.

  • Assist with the tax return preparation and filing of corporate, state and local returns as well as other business filings

  • Responsible for fixed assets accounting, recording depreciation and performing related reconciliations

  • Assist with review of Accounts Payable and other operational transactions. Assist with providing follow up information and responding to both internal and external inquiries.

  • Support the year end financial audit and 401k audit including audit schedules and reports as required by the outside CPA firm

  • Identify and implement process improvements over accounting systems/applications and reducing time for the close.

  • Participate in various ad hoc projects and new corporate initiatives

Please submit your resume in confidence to Raj Khanna at [email protected] for immediate consideration for this or one of our other immediate openings in the DC Metro area.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a related field

  • Relevant internships - or one of more years of experience in finance or accounting

  • Proficient in Excel with some knowledge of pivot tables/lookup functions

  • Experience with Great Plains or similar systems a plus

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Salary: $50000 - 56000/year

Location: WASHINGTON, DC

Date Posted: December 12, 2018

Employment Type: Permanent

Job Reference: 04510-0010767576

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting & Finance