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Staff Accountant

Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location: Phoenix
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Description If you're looking for full-time work, this terrific company is seeking a Staff Accountant. This position can offer you strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement. Robert Half is working with a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort, to find an ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountant. This Phoenix, Arizona area-based position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. You will succeed in this position if you have the ability to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. If you think you can participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, this role might be right for you. We're looking for people who have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.
Key responsibilities
- Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting
- Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives
- Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
- In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts
- Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries
- Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease
- Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision
- Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
- Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request
- Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation
- Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
- Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
- Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers Requirements - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
- The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
- Recent and relevant accounting experience
- General ledger experience desired
- Strong familiarity with general ledger
- Bank Account Reconciliation experience preferred
- Experience with Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation
- Adeptness in Balance Sheet Reconciliation
- Knowledge of General Ledger System
- Current and relevant ERP system experience
- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
- Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
- Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
- Competent with spreadsheets and databases
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.
Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit for more information.
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Keywords: Robert Half Finance & Accounting, Phoenix , Staff Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Phoenix, Arizona

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