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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

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Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

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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