Robert Half Staff Accountant in MORRISTOWN, New Jersey
Robert Half is looking to find a talented, efficient Staff Accountant to join an esteemed organization. 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. You'll also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You'll also be participating in compliance, reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, and staying connected with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. A good deal of time in this position will be spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This Morristown, New Jersey based firm has a contract o hire position available, and offers an innovative work environment where effort is rewarded.
What you get to do every single day
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Requirements - Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Proficiency in Balance Sheets
Post Journal Entries experience preferred
Comprehensive knowledge of month end closings
Experience with Income Statements
Bank reconciliations experience preferred
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Be detailed, flexible, and organized
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Ability to handle multiple projects within strict deadlines
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. 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 https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.