Staff Accountant

at Robert Half in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description


If you’re looking to build your career in accounting, there’Microsoft currently a Staff Accountant position through Robert Half that you may want to check out. Based in the Wilmington, Delaware area, this exciting contract to hire opportunity is set in an engaging work place where hard work is rewarded. The duties of Staff Accountant include fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, general ledger reconciliation, journal entries, and the preparation of monthly and year-end closings. A very involved position, this role produces Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. You’ll also have responsibility over various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. In addition, you will be in charge of communicating with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, playing an active role in compliance, and looking over schedules for the reporting processes.

What you get to do every single day - Partake in annual closing processes - Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings - Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner - Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP - Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Take part in various department-wide initiatives - Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision - Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed Requirements – Spreadsheet and database capabilities

- Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment

- Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

- Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail

- Financial reporting experience

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

- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

- Knowledgeable of ERP systems

- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

- 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

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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Job Posting: JC198708410

Posted On: Dec 01, 2021

Updated On: Dec 10, 2021