Staff Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Kansas City
23 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
Ref ID: 02906569

Classification: Accountant – Staff

Compensation: $55,000.00 to $60,000.00 per year

You could find the perfect full–time Staff Accountant position working for this terrific company. Candidates looking for strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement should consider this position. If you're looking to join a thriving, fast–paced company that recognizes talent and effort, Robert Half Finance is seeking an ambitious, detail–oriented Staff Accountant. This Kansas City, Missouri area–based position is a challenging, multi–faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. This role's duties will require you 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. To succeed in this role, you will need to be comfortable participating in compliance and reviewing schedules reporting processes. If you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets, you will be preferred for this role. If you or someone you know is interested in this Staff accountant position, please contact me directly at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or for immediate consideration! Your responsibilities in this role – Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP – Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable – Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision – Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations – Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll – Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation – Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation – Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries – Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request – Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation – Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting – Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules – Play a part in a variety of department–wide initiatives
– Account reconciliation experience – General ledger experience preferred – Proven knowledge of Microsoft Excel – Journal entries experience highly desired – Financial analysis experience preferred – Month end closings experience – Vow to meet business deadlines – Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills – Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases – Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity – Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement – Competent with spreadsheets and databases – BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics – Self–starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems – Proficient in ERP systems – 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience – Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full–time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune?? magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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