The CareerCatchers, Inc. (4873)
To: Employment Counselor
Date: 09/19/2021
is now hiring! 20045

WASHINGTON, DC, 20045

 

Staff Accountant
Benefits: Candidates on temporary assignment may qualify for our competitive benefits package which includes group health, life and disability insurance and voluntary benefits such as retirement savings and holiday pay. Salary range: $28.50 to $33.00 hourly
Employment status: Contract / Temporary

Description

If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Robert Half that you may want to check out. Set in the Washington, District of Columbia area, the company offering this long-term contract / temporary opportunity encourages innovation and rewards effort in the work place. The Staff Accountant plays a major role in the preparation of monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. A great deal of time in this position will be spent producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. And during the monthly close, your responsibilities will also cover various aspects of internal reporting. You'll also be reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, communicating with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and playing an active role in compliance.

Key responsibilities

- Be a part of various department-wide initiatives

- Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

- Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management

- Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

- Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

- Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

- Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments

- Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

- Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules

- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed


Requirements

- Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

- Vow to meet business deadlines

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

- Experience with Accounts Payable (AP)

- Sage Intacct experience preferred

- Project accounting experience

- Journal entries experience

- Proven knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)

- Grant accounting experience preferred

- Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

- High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

- Recent and relevant accounting experience

- Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Spreadsheet and database capabilities

- Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

- Knowledgeable of ERP systems


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.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

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 contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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