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Robert Half Staff Accountant in WILKES BARRE, Pennsylvania

Description There is an opportunity with a terrific Manufacturing company for a permanent Staff Accountant. If you want to advance your career, you could receive strong compensation and excellent benefits in this position! A thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort is working with Robert Half to find ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountant candidates. This Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania area-based position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. Preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and being responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close will be essential for this role. This position will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. You might be our ideal candidate, if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Key responsibilities

  • Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives

  • Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision

  • Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

  • Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations

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

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

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

  • Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll Requirements - Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

  • Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment

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

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

  • experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

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

  • Expertise in general ledger

  • Bank reconciliations experience

  • JD Edwards EnterpriseOne experience

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel

  • Deep understanding of journal entries

  • Ability to meet deadlines

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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