• Staff Accountant

    Robert HalfSanta Monica, CA 90407

    Job #1367061902

  • Description

    Santa Monica real estate firm Seeking a Staff Accountant

    Please email resume to Eric Herndon at ~~~** for consideration

    If you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative company, Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant. If you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components, you will thrive in this role. You will succeed in this Staff Accountant position if you can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. Other responsibilities include internal reporting during the monthly close, participation in compliance, interaction with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. This company, based in the Santa Monica, California area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. If you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets, you will thrive in this role.

    What you get to do every single day

    • Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

    • Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

    • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

    • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

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

    • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

    • Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting

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

    • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

    • In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

    • Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

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

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


    • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

    • ERP system experience

    • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

    • Ability to meet deadlines

    • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

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

    • Expertise in general ledger

    • Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)

    • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

    • Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

    • 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

    • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

    • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

    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.

    Questions? Call your local office at ~~~. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

    © 2020 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (~~~/terms-of-use).

    Salary: $55,000.00 - $65,000.00 / Yearly

    Location: Santa Monica, CA

    Date Posted: December 24, 2020

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Job Reference: ~~~532

    Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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