Robert Half International Jr. Staff Accountant in ROCHESTER, New York
Description Take the next step in your accounting career by checking out this fantastic opportunity through Accountemps! They've partnered with an esteemed organization in the Non-Profit industry to find an experienced Staff Accountant for their team. As a Staff Accountant, you'll be responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. Many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close will be your reponsibility. In addition, you will look over schedules for the reporting processes, participate in compliance, and keep in touch with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. A good deal of time in this position will be spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This Rochester, New York based company is offering a long-term temporary-to-full-time opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.
Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management
Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Maintain monthly payment schedules
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner
Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision Requirements - Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to meet deadlines
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Expertise in Accounts Receivable (AR)
Accounts Payable (AP) experience
Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the "why"
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Proficient in ERP systems
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
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 temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.