DescriptionAccountemps is on the look-out for an organized individual with accounting chops to join a growing organization in the long-term temporary role of Staff Accountant. As a Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for the preparation of 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 play an active role in compliance, collaborate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This Denver, Colorado based company is offering an opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.Key responsibilities
Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed
Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
Play a role 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
Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules
Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision
Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Sales tax experience preferred
Account reconciliation experience
Sales Tax Returns experience
Microsoft Excel experience preferred
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Proficient with spreadsheets and databases
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
ERP system experience
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
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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