Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in Columbus, Ohio

If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Accountemps that you may want to check out. Located in the Pickaway Twp, Ohio area, this long term temporary-to-fulltime position is an engaging, multi-faceted opportunity where hard work is rewarded. As Staff Accountant, your duties will include preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. A very involved position, this role produces 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.

Responsibilities

  • Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner

  • Partake in annual closing processes

  • Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting

  • Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

  • Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

  • Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Prepare complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

Please send resumes to Kaulin.Hooper@Accountemps.com

  • High attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and writing skills

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Solid understanding of accounts payable

  • Expertise in accounts receivable

  • Journal entries experience

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

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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