Robert Half Staff Accountant in Houston, Texas
Description If you're an experienced accountant with a keen eye for accuracy, there's an exciting opportunity through Robert Half for you to check out at a growing firm. In this role, you will have responsibility over the preparation of journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will have charge over many aspects of internal reporting. Your duties will also include participating in compliance, reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, and staying connected with our external auditors throughout quarterly reviews and annual audits. The majority of time spent in this position involves producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This Houston, Texas based firm has a long-term contract / temporary to hire position available, and offers an innovative work environment where effort is rewarded.
What you get to do every single day
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings
Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision
Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP Requirements - Proficient in ERP systems
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills
Strong attention to detail
Bank Account Reconciliation experience
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience
Experience with month end closings
Accounts Payable (AP) experience
Adeptness in commercial real estate
Cash reconciliations experience
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
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