Description Robert Half is looking for a Staff Accountant for a permanent opportunity with a rapidly growing company. As a Staff Accountant, you will be in charge of preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. Throughout the monthly close, you will also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will review schedules for the reporting processes, take part in compliance, and interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This role is very integrated as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Oakdale, Minnesota area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work.
How you will make an impact
Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting
Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting
Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable
Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives
Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments
In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations Requirements - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Extraordinary analytical, quantitative and social skills
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to handle multiple projects within strict deadlines
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Microsoft Excel experience
Full Cycle Accounting experience preferred
Expertise in general ledger
Strong familiarity with month end closings
ERP system experience
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Robert Half is the worlds 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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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 https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.