Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Richmond, Virginia
Description Robert Half has a long-term contract / temporary opportunity available for an experienced, organized Staff Accountant at a reputable Automotive company. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. This Richmond, Virginia based company is offering an opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.
Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation Requirements - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Solid understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
Strong familiarity with Microsoft Excel
Knowledge of customer service
Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
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