Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in Youngstown, Ohio

If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Accountemps that you may want to check out. Set in the Sharpsville, Pennsylvania area, the company offering this long term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity encourages innovation and rewards effort in the work place. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. The majority of time spent will be dedicated to producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, your will also be in charge of many aspects of internal reporting. You will also communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, play an active role in compliance, and review schedules for the reporting processes.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments

  • Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner

  • Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision

  • Maintain monthly payment schedules

  • Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

  • Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

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

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

  • Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

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

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

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

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Knowledge of accounts receivable

  • Account reconciliation experience preferred

  • Journal entries experience

  • Accounts payable experience desired

  • Logistics experience

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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