Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Portsmouth, Virginia
If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Accountemps that you may want to check out. Located in the Portsmouth, Virginia area, this short-term temporary position is an engaging, multi-faceted opportunity where hard work is rewarded. As Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position will require a time commitment, since it produces Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. In addition, your responsibilities include communicating with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, playing an active role in compliance, and reviewing schedules for the reporting processes.
Your responsibilities in this role
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process
Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management
Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Ability to meet deadlines
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
Expertise in account reconciliation
Financial statement preparation experience
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Skilled with ERP systems
If you are interested in this position, please contact Drew Johnson at 757-624-1100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Salary: $19.00 - $22.00 / Hourly
Location: Portsmouth, VA
Date Posted: October 16, 2020
Employment Type: Temporary
Job Reference: 04550-0011591166
Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance