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Robert Half International Accountant in Phoenix, Arizona


The Accountant will maintain financial records and ensure that financial transactions are properly recorded. Secures the accuracy of entries to ledger accounts and reconciles subsidiary ledger accounts to the general ledger. Compiles financial data to aid more senior accountants in the preparation of balance sheets, profit and loss statements and other financial reports. Assists in analyzing current costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

· Demonstrates effective communication and problem-solving skills

· Utilizes accounting system, billing system, spreadsheet, and presentation software

· Perform various complex account analyses and reconciliation

· Reconciles the general operating account and payroll bank statements and enters the cash journals into the General Ledger

· Prepares various financial documents for compliance with regulations.

· Maintains records retention log to facilitate the orderly file system of permanent records for adherence to record retention policy

· Assist with the month-end closing process, conducting research and making correction journal entries for account discrepancies, prepares closing journal entries, posts accrual entries, and prepares financial statements

· Performs other duties as assigned



· 2-4 years of accounting experience, preferably with general accounting and accounts payable

· Familiarity with bookkeeping and basic accounting procedures

· Proficiency in Excel and Word, and accounting software (QuickBooks a plus)

· Hands-on experience preparing financial schedules and reports

· Accuracy and attention to detail

· Aptitude for numbers

· Ability to perform filing and record keeping tasks

· Ability to take initiative

· Highly disciplined and organized, with critical thinking skills

· Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects concurrently

· Bachelor’s degree

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Salary: $64,000.00 - $80,000.00 / Yearly

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Date Posted: March 26, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 00210-9502532402

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance