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Robert Half Staff Accountant in Canton, Massachusetts

Description

Staff Accountant candidates will be interested in Robert Half's full-time opportunity with an innovative south of Boston company offering a work from home hybrid flex. Ideal candidates will thrive on solving challenges and handling multiple projects and components. To succeed in this Staff Accountant role, you will need to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. To succeed in this role, you will need 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. Based in the Canton, Massachusetts area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. We're looking for people who are detail-oriented and analytical thinkers with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

Your responsibilities

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

  • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

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

  • Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

  • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

  • Manage depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

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

  • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

  • Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision

  • Support 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

    Requirements

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

  • ERP system experience

  • Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Remarkable analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment

  • Recent and relevant general accounting or public accounting experience

  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • General ledger experience

  • Month-end Close Activities experience required

  • Monthly Close experience preferred

  • Proven knowledge of Bank Account Reconciliation

  • General familiarity with Balance Sheet Reconciliation

  • Month-end Journal Entries experience

  • Month end closings experience

  • Well-founded grasp of Reconcile Bank Account

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

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.

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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.

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