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Staff Accountant

Description

Ref ID: 02240-0011774118

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: $40000.00 to $50000.00 yearly

Robert Half Finance currently has a full-time opportunity for an experienced Staff Accountant to join their growing team in the Real Estate & Property industry. As Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, various aspects of internal reporting will be under your responsibility. You will put your skills towards the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will review schedules for the reporting processes, take part in compliance, and interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position plays an intricate part in producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This company, based in the Lansing, Michigan area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.


What you get to do every day


- Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation


- Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease


- Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll


- Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable


- Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision


- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks


- Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation


- Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives


- Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting


- Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations


- Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries


- Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request


- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

Requirements

Requirements:


- Ability to meet deadlines


- Recent and relevant accounting experience


- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases


- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics


- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement


- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment


- Critical thinking skills and the ability to retain complex work directions


- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases


- Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required


- Knowledgeable of ERP systems


- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges


- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience required


- Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)


- Cam Reconciliation experience preferred


- Strong familiarity with bank reconciliations


If you are interested in the Staff Accountant position, apply or contact Jimmy Tunney at (517) 324-4468.



Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

© 2021 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use (www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use).

Job Snapshot

Location US-MI-Lansing
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Accounting, Finance
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Robert Half

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517- 324-4468
517- 333-0609
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Description

Ref ID: 02240-0011774118

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: $40000.00 to $50000.00 yearly

Robert Half Finance currently has a full-time opportunity for an experienced Staff Accountant to join their growing team in the Real Estate & Property industry. As Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, various aspects of internal reporting will be under your responsibility. You will put your skills towards the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will review schedules for the reporting processes, take part in compliance, and interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position plays an intricate part in producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This company, based in the Lansing, Michigan area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.


What you get to do every day


- Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation


- Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease


- Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll


- Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable


- Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision


- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks


- Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation


- Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives


- Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting


- Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations


- Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries


- Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request


- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

Requirements

Requirements:


- Ability to meet deadlines


- Recent and relevant accounting experience


- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases


- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics


- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement


- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment


- Critical thinking skills and the ability to retain complex work directions


- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases


- Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required


- Knowledgeable of ERP systems


- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges


- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience required


- Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)


- Cam Reconciliation experience preferred


- Strong familiarity with bank reconciliations


If you are interested in the Staff Accountant position, apply or contact Jimmy Tunney at (517) 324-4468.



Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

© 2021 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use (www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use).

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