Robert Half International Staff Accountant in MONETT, Missouri
If you're looking to further your career in accounting and enjoy solving complex problems, Accountemps has a terrific short-term temporary Staff Accountant position in the Plastics Manufacturing industry for you to check out. The Staff Accountant is responsible for preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. You will assist 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 very involved position works to produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. Based in the Monett, Missouri region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.
How you will make an impact
Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process
Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Practical knowledge of Microsoft Excel
General familiarity with Prepare Journal Entries
Knowledge of account reconciliation
Excel Formulas experience preferred
Well-founded grasp of Post Journal Entries
Experience with Adjusting Journal Entries
Proven knowledge of month end closings
Solid understanding of general ledger
Proficiency in Bank Account Reconciliation
Recent and relevant accounting experience
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
ERP system experience
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
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: $20.90 - $24.20 / Hourly
Location: MONETT, MO
Date Posted: October 8, 2020
Employment Type: Temporary
Job Reference: 03020-0011583688
Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance