Staff Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting Hartford, CT
Ref ID: 00700-0010534262

Classification: Accountant - Staff

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 per year

If you want to work for an innovative Manufacturing company, Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for you as a full-time Staff Accountant. Candidates should be driven by challenges and working with many components. This Staff Accountant position is for candidates who can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. In addition, to succeed in this role, duties will consist of evaluating control risk, evaluating existing controls and processes, performing management's quarterly SOX testing process, reporting and analysis. Strong systems/ERP experience is a must as well as solid Excel skills. Previous SOX or Manufacturing industry experience is a big plus! Your responsibilities in this role - Evaluated control risk - Perform Management's quarterly SOX testing process - Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll - Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process - Regularly maintain and reconcile journal entries - Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner - Reconciliation - Produce journal entries - Take part in various department-wide initiatives - Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested - Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
- Strong attention to detail - Proficient with spreadsheets and databases - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Command of month end closings - Hyperion Enterprise experience desired - Deep understanding of journal entries - Competent with spreadsheets and databases - Recent and relevant accounting experience - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - Proficient in ERP systems

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 FortuneĀ® 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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