Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas
Accountemps is searching for a Staff Accountant for a long term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity with a fast-growing company. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. You will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will provide support in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and work alongside our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. Based in the Little Rock, Arkansas region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.
How you will make an impact
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision
Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Participate in various department-wide initiatives
Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Expertise in accounts receivable
Proficiency in general ledger
Accounts payable experience desired
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Proficient in ERP systems
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast paced environment
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.
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