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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in NEW YORK, New York

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If you're an experienced accountant with a knack for accuracy, Accountemps has a terrific opportunity for you to check out. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare 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 also participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and look over schedules for the reporting processes. An involved position, you will be producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the New York, New York area, this company is offering a short-term temporary opportunity that's sure to challenge as well as reward effort.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

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

  • Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

  • Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision

  • Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings

  • Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

Requirements

  • Great attention to detail

  • Retail Wholesale experience

  • Accounts Receivable (AR) experience

  • Deep understanding of manufacturing

  • Quality experience with Balance Sheet Reconciliation

  • Knowledge of eComm

  • General familiarity with Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation

  • Proven knowledge of chargebacks

  • Well-founded grasp of account reconciliation

  • Practical knowledge of account reconciliation

  • Earlier work involving cash reconciliations

  • Manufacturing Industry experience preferred

  • Previous experience working with financial reconciliation

  • Wide ranging experience with Bank Account Reconciliation

  • Good understanding of Daily Reconciliation

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Critical thinking skills and the ability to retain complex work directions

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

If interested, please send your resume over to cristina.menocal@roberthalf.com with "Staff Accountant, Consumer Goods" in the subject line.

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. 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: $25.00 - $30.00 / Hourly

Location: NEW YORK, NY

Date Posted: October 16, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 02943-0011592866

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

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