• Staff Accountant

    Robert HalfAzusa, CA 91702

    Job #1520267040

  • Description

    Robert Half Finance has a full-time opportunity for Staff Accountant candidates who want to become a critical part of an innovative company. A desire to rise to the challenge and the ability to manage multiple components are musts. This Staff Accountant position is for candidates who can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. To thrive in this role, you will need to perform internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. This company, based in the Irwindale, California area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. You might be our ideal candidate, if you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

    Major responsibilities

    • Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request

    • Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

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

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

    • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

    • Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation

    • Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

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

    • In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

    • Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

    • Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable

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

    • Take part in various department-wide initiatives


    • Knowledgeable of ERP systems

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

    • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

    • Be detailed, flexible, and organized

    • 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

    • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

    • Well-founded grasp of account reconciliation

    • General familiarity with Bank Account Reconciliation

    • Proven knowledge of Financial Statement

    • Wide ranging experience with Accounts Receivable (AR)

    • Practical knowledge of bank reconciliations

    • US GAAP experience desired

    • Journal Entry Preparation experience

    • Deep understanding of journal entries

    • Earlier work involving Dynamics Ax

    • Experience with Adjusting Journal Entries

    • General ledger experience

    • Quality experience with Accounts Payable (AP)

    • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

    • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

    • Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"

    • Ability to meet deadlines

    • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

    Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

    When you work with us, you're working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes' annual ranking of America's Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

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