Staff Accountant

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
Akron
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 Nov 2020
Closes
28 Nov 2020
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Ref ID: 03624094

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: $20.00 to $22.00 hourly

If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Accountemps that you may want to check out. The company offering this terrific long–term temporary–to–full–time opportunity is based in the Fairlawn, Ohio region and provides rewards for hard work. Responsibilities held by the Staff Accountant include the preparation of monthly and year–end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position spends a fair amount of time producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, you'll also be charged with various aspects of internal reporting. You'll also review schedules for the reporting processes, stay in touch with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and play an active role in compliance. Major responsibilities – Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules – Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner – Participate in various department–wide initiatives – Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision – Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation – Ad–hoc tasks and special projects, as needed – Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management – Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process – Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP – Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

Job Requirements:
– Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision – Knowledgeable of ERP systems – Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes – Experience with account reconciliation – Accounts Receivable (AR) experience – Sales tax experience – General ledger experience – Microsoft Excel experience required – Proficient with spreadsheets and databases – Excellent attention to detail – Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity – Spreadsheet and database capabilities – Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills – BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics – Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines – Recent and relevant accounting experience

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.

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