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Staff Accountant

Robert Half

This is a Contract position in Newark, NJ posted March 31, 2020.

Ref ID: 02680-0011409569 Classification: Staff Accountant Compensation: DOE Accountemps is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant with terrific organizational skills to take up a short-term temporary-to-full-time position at a growing company.

As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation.

During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting.

You will promote the development and implementation of accounting policies.

In addition, you will take part in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits.

A highly involved position, it works to produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

This Newark, New Jersey based company is offering an opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature.

It’s a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.

Key responsibilities
– Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
– Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
– Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
– Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings
– Maintain monthly payment schedules
– Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision
– Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
– Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
– Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
– Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed For immediate consideration please send a Microsoft Word copy of your resume to Job Requirements:
– Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
– Bank reconciliations experience
– BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
– Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
– Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
– Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
– Be detailed, flexible, and organized
– Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
– Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
– Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
– Recent and relevant accounting experience
– Proficient in ERP systems Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis.

From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities.

Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast.

By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work.

Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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job openings must be authorized to work in the United States.

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