Staff Accountant

Recruiter
Robert Half Accountemps
Location
Salem
Salary
Competitive
Posted
26 Nov 2020
Closes
11 Dec 2020
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
DescriptionDo you have excellent communication, organizational, and analytical skills and are able to maintain a general ledger and ensure compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)? Accountemps is seeking Staff Accountants in the Salem area! We have frequent needs from clients in the area for these important roles.Staff Accountants perform a variety of duties such as maintaining the general ledger, reviewing financial statements, preparing financial reports, assisting with audits and budgeting processes, and reconciling accounts. The Staff Accountant's responsibilities include maintaining financial records and reports, performing account reconciliations, assisting with budget and close processes, conducting internal audits, and maintaining accounts payable documentation. You may also be assisting the accounting manager as needed and respond to information requests by management and for auditing purposes.Responsibilities:Maintaining financial reports, records, and general ledger accounts.Preparing journal entries, analyses, and account reconciliations and assisting with monthly close processes.Contributing to the development and review of annual operating budgets and performance projections.Maintaining documentation for accounts payable, purchasing, and treasury and conducting internal audits.Performing monthly balance sheet reconciliations.Meeting processing and reporting deadlines.Responding to information requests, reviewing financial statements, and assisting with audits.Ensuring compliance with GAAP.RequirementsBachelor's degree in accounting or finance preferred.2+ years of accounting experience.Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.Working knowledge of GAAP.Strong numeracy and analytical skills.Good problem–solving and time management skills.Highly organized and detail oriented.Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on–site jobs on a temporary and temporary–to–hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.When you work with us, you're working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes' inaugural list of America's Best Temporary Staffing Firms.Questions? Call your local office at 1.. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.?? 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use ().**Salary:** DOE**Location:** Salem, OR**Date Posted:** November 30, 2020**Employment Type:** Temporary**Job Reference:** 03774610**Staffing Area:** Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

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