Robert Half Accountemps Contracts Manager in NEW YORK, New York

Accountemps has a short term temporary opportunity available for an experienced, organized Staff Accountant at a reputable company. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will take part in compliance, communicate 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 Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This New York, New York based company is offering an opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.

What you get to do every single day - Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management - Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner - 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 - Participate in various department-wide initiatives

If you are interested in this role please send your resume to Ximena Garcia at Ximena.Garcia@accountemps.com!

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
  • Command of Microsoft Excel
  • Intacct experience
  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
  • Experience with ERP systems
  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

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® magazine's 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 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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