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Staff Accountant

Company: Robert Half Accountemps
Location: Waukesha
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

Description Robert Half is looking to find a talented, efficient Staff Accountant to join an esteemed organization in the Non-Profit industry. In this position, the Staff Accountant prepares journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will have charge over many aspects of internal reporting. You'll also be participating in compliance, reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, and staying connected with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. A very involved position, the Staff Accountant spends a good deal of time producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This multi-faceted, challenging short-term contract / temporary opportunity is at a Waukesha, Wisconsin based company where effort is rewarded and the environment is thriving.Responsibilities- Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process- Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings- Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll- Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP- Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed- Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules- Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision- Be a part of various department-wide initiatives- Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation Requirements - Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks- Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills- Experience with financial analysis- Expertise in Accounts Receivable (AR)- Full Cycle Payroll experience preferred- Billing experience- Accounts Payable (AP) experience- Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes- BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment- Skilled with ERP systems- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required- 5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases- Strong organizational skills and a proven ability to meet deadlines Robert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app (https://www.roberthalf.com/mobile) and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information. - 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (https://www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use) .

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