Robert Half Staff Accountant in DENVER, Colorado
Description Robert Half is looking to find a talented, efficient Staff Accountant to join an esteemed organization. In this position, the Staff Accountant prepares journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. Many aspects of internal reporting will be your responsibility during the monthly close. 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. A highly involved position, it works to produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Denver, Colorado area, this company is offering a short-term contract / temporary opportunity that's sure to challenge as well as reward effort.
Your responsibilities in this role
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Ready complex 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
Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management
Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP Requirements - Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Payroll tax experience
Experience with Microsoft Excel
Solid understanding of account reconciliation
Command of Retirement Account
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Be detailed, flexible, and organized
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
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.
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.