Robert Half Staff Accountant in Lenexa, Kansas
Description Take the next step in your accounting career by checking out this fantastic opportunity through Robert Half! They've partnered with an esteemed organization to find an experienced Staff Accountant for their team. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. When it's time for the monthly close, you'll be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting. Your duties will also include participating in compliance, reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, and staying connected with our external auditors throughout quarterly reviews and annual audits. This role also involves the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Located in the Lenexa, Kansas area, the company offering this challenging long-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity provides a thriving environment and rewards effort.
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Take part in various department-wide initiatives
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision Requirements - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger
Command of account reconciliation
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Current and relevant ERP system experience
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