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Staff Accountant

Company: Robert Half Accountemps
Location: Lombard
Posted on: February 16, 2020

Job Description:

DescriptionAccountemps is lookingfor a Staff Accountant for a temporary opportunity with a fast-growing mid-sized company. The Staff Accountant will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation.You willreport to the Accounting Manager, and you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in SOX compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the 10Q and 10K reporting processes.This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.Role & Responsibilities of Staff Accountant: Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner Participate in various department-wide initiatives Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requestedRequirementsRequirements of Staff Accountant: At least 2yearsof Accounting experience Strong proficiency in Excel and other Microsoft Programskills required Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus Experience with JD Edwards, SAP, Oracle or Great Plains a plus Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail a plus Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines Detail oriented, ability to multi-task, work independently and prioritize tasksIf interested, please call Accountemps at 630.368.0940 or email resume to justin.stanislaw@accountemps.com.Accountemps, the world's premier provider of accounting and finance professionals, places highly skilled candidates into finance and accounting jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career.We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting jobs at all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide access to a variety of accounting jobs across industries. 2016 Accountemps. A Robert Half Company. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans. For more information, please visit accountemps.com.Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune magazines list of World's Most Admired Companies since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. 2019 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/VeteransBy clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.Salary: $18.00 - $22.00 / HourlyLocation: Lombard, ILDate Posted: February 5, 2020Employment Type: TemporaryJob Reference: 01340-9501905373Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

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