• Staff Accountant

    Robert HalfLos Angeles, CA 90006

    Job #1457861045

  • Description

    Real Estate Co. seeking a Staff Accountant

    Please send resume to Eric.Herndon for consideration

    If you're looking for work as a full-time Staff Accountant, this terrific company might have a job for you. This position can offer you strong compensation, excellent benefits, and career advancement. Robert Half Finance is looking for an ambitious, detail-oriented Staff Accountant for a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort. Based in the Los Angeles, California area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. If you have 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, you will be preferred for this position. The ideal candidate for this role will be comfortable participating in compliance, interacting with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. You might be our ideal candidate, if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

    What you get to do every day

    • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

    • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

    • Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

    • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

    • Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

    • Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision

    • Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting

    • Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations

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

    • Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

    • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

    • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

    • Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP


    • Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail

    • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

    • 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

    • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

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

    • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

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

    • Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

    • Skilled with ERP systems

    • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

    • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

    • Proficiency in Monthly Financial Statements

    • Month end closings experience required

    • Solid understanding of general ledger

    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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