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Ref ID: 00700-0010323021Classification: Accountant - StaffCompensation: $50,000.00 to $57,000.00 per yearDo you want to become a critical part of an innovative Education company? Robert Half Finance has an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant. This is a position you will thrive in, if you are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. This Staff Accountant role's duties will require preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. This role is for someone who wants to 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. This company, based in the Hartford, Connecticut area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. To thrive in this position, you will need to be a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Your responsibilities in this role - Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision - Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation - Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll - Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested - Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease - Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation - Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable - Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls under SOX. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP - Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation - Take part in various department-wide initiatives - Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations - Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity - Efficient in ERP systems - Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Recent and relevant accounting experience - Ability to meet deadlines - Competent with spreadsheets and databases - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities - Account reconciliation experience - Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills If you meet the minimum requirements and want to learn more about this opportunity email your resume as a word document to Andy Mangiafico at [Click Here to Email Your Resume]. PLEASE NOTE ALL THE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS. All emails are confidential. If you are already registered with Robert Half please contact your recruiter directly. PLEASE NOTE: At Robert Half, we never present your background to a client company without your permission.Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune(R) magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 844.539.2523 for additional information.All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2017 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.


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