Staff Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting Troy, MI
Ref ID: 02250-0010533324

Classification: Accountant - Staff

Compensation: $45,000.00 to $60,000.00 per year

You could find the perfect full-time Staff Accountant position working for our Salaried Professional Service team. Hoping to advance your career while receiving strong compensation and excellent benefits? Salaried Professional Service is looking for an ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountant for a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort. Working for the Metro-Detroit team, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. This position is for candidates with the ability to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. If you're looking for work where you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, this role might be right for you. To be preferred for this position, you will need to have a complex understanding Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Key responsibilities - Manage schedules for capital lease and monthly payments - Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks - Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries - Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation - Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request - Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation - Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations - Participate in various department-wide initiatives - Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting - Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable - Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll - Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision
- Spreadsheet and database capabilities - Skilled with ERP systems - Proficient with spreadsheets and databases - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required - Deep understanding of accounts receivable - Accounts payable experience preferred - Month end closings experience - Microsoft Excel experience highly desired - Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger - Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast paced environment - Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why" - Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines - Recent and relevant accounting experience - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

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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