Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Columbia, South Carolina
Robert Half Finance is searching for an efficient Staff Accountant to join their growing team on a full-time basis. The Staff Accountant will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. You will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will lend your skills in assisting the development and implementation of accounting policies. Also, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This role is very integrated as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Columbia, South Carolina area, at a company where effort is rewarded.
What you get to do every day
Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation
Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting
Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation
Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation
Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable
BA/BS in Accounting
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
Accomplished in analytical, quantitative and social skills
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Account reconciliation experience required
Microsoft Excel experience highly desired
Solid understanding of Adjusting Journal Entries
Excel Formulas experience
Month end closings experience
Adeptness in Microsoft Excel
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Current and relevant ERP system experience
1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Send resume directly to Lindsey.Hilton@roberthalf.com.
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Salary: $40,000.00 - $60,000.00 / Yearly
Location: Columbia, SC
Date Posted: November 20, 2020
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 03240-0011627391
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance