Staff Accountant

Robert Half
27 Oct 2020
10 Nov 2020
Job role
Contract type
Full time
Ref ID: 03726010

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: DOE

Do you have the ability to read and analyze financial reports and a strong understanding of US tax regulations? Accountemps is seeking Staff Accountants in the Salem area to round out the financial team for our clients. Staff Accountants prepare and analyze a company's financial records. The Staff Accountant will compile financial statements, review data, and ensure financial compliance. Staff Accountants are responsible for executing a variety of financial procedures, including month–end and year–end closings, accounts payable and receivable, tax returns, bank reconciliations, general ledger entries, forecasting and budgeting. Staff Accountants also analyze corporate financial operations to ensure the business is running efficiently. Responsibilities: Review financial statements for accuracy and legal compliance Prepare and file tax returns Enter accounting related information into business logs Inspect account books for efficiency and accuracy Organize and update financial records Recommend ways to reduce costs and enhance revenue Perform monthly bank settlements Prepare documentation for external auditors

Job Requirements:
Degree in accounting or finance preferred 2+ years' experience in accounting or a related field Strong mathematical and analytical skills Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel Proven ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously Ability to read and analyze financial reports Strong understanding of US tax regulations

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary–to–hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities – fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" list every year since 1998.

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