Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Eden, North Carolina

An up-and-coming firm has teamed up with Accountemps to find an efficient Staff Accountant to join their growing team. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. You'll also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. In addition, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. The majority of time spent in this position involves producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. The Eden, North Carolina based company offering this multi-faceted, challenging short term temporary opportunity provides a thriving environment where innovation is encouraged and effort is rewarded.

Key responsibilities

  • Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls under SOX accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner

  • Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

  • Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision

  • Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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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