Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Midlothian, Virginia

Accountemps currently has a long term temporary-to-fulltime position open for an experienced, organized Staff Accountant at a dynamic, growing organization. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will hold responsibility over many aspects of internal reporting. You will assist with the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. Based in the Midlothian, Virginia region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

Responsibilities

  • Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision

  • Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner

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

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

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

  • Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management

  • Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments

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

  • Current and relevant ERP system experience

  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Bank reconciliations experience preferred

  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel

  • Deep understanding of data entry

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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