Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Richmond, Virginia


If you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative company, you might be the full-time Staff Accountant Robert Half Finance is looking for. To thrive in this position, you will need to be driven by a challenging work environment with many components. Candidates who can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation, will be preferred for this Staff Accountant position. Other responsibilities include internal reporting during the monthly close, participation in compliance, interaction with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Richmond, Virginia area, at a company where effort is rewarded. To thrive in this position, you will need to be a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

  • Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting

  • Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision

  • Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Ad hoc reporting and performing special projects upon request

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks


  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Detailed and have the ability work independently

  • Journal entries experience

  • Command of account reconciliation

  • Proficiency in bank reconciliations

  • Solid understanding of month end closings

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

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

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • 1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

Please contact [email protected] for more information and immediate consideration: 804-965-9600

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to 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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Salary: $50000 - 55000/year

Location: Richmond, VA

Date Posted: February 10, 2019

Employment Type: Permanent

Job Reference: 04310-0010844837

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting & Finance