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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Brea, California

Description

If you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative Professional Services company, you might be the full-time Staff Accountant Robert Half Finance is looking for. To be successful, challenges and multiple moving components should excite candidates. Candidates who can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation, will be preferred for this Staff Accountant position. In this role, you will 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. Based in the Brea, California area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. You might thrive in this role if you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

What you get to do every day

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

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

  • Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

  • Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

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

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

  • Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Regularly maintain and reconcile journal entries

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

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

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

For confidential consideration, please email your resume in MS Word format to Brittany Chapman at Brittany.Chapman@RobertHalf.com or call Brittany at (562) 356-1031. If you are already working with a recruiter from Robert Half, please contact him or her directly to expedite your candidacy for this role.

Requirements

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Experience with journal entries

  • Accounts Payable (AP) experience preferred

  • Adjusting Journal Entries experience

  • Demonstrated knowledge of QuickBooks

  • Deep understanding of month end closings

  • Adeptness in Sage 100

  • The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

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

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

  • ERP system experience

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

For confidential consideration, please email your resume in MS Word format to Brittany Chapman at Brittany.Chapman@RobertHalf.com or call Brittany at (562) 356-1031. If you are already working with a recruiter from Robert Half, please contact him or her directly to expedite your candidacy for this role.

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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

Location: Brea, CA

Date Posted: October 17, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 00750-0011593401

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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