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Robert Half International Sr. Staff Accountant in ROCKFORD, Illinois

Description

Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for you to become a critical part of an innovative company, as a full-time Staff Accountant. This position is ideal for those who driven by a challenging work environment with many components. Candidates who can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation, will be preferred for this Staff Accountant position. If you can perform internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, you might be a good fit for this role. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Rockford, Illinois area, at a company where effort is rewarded. Are you a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets? You might thrive in this role.

Responsibilities

  • Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

  • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

  • Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

  • Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management

  • Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable

  • Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting

Requirements

  • The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Solid understanding of Job Cost

  • Command of Job Cost

  • Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Excel

  • Manufacturing experience

  • 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

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

  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. 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: $50,000.00 - $65,000.00 / Yearly

Location: ROCKFORD, IL

Date Posted: September 14, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 01310-0011558474

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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