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Robert Half Entry Level Accountant in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa

Description

Robert Half Finance is looking for a talented, accurate Entry Level Accountant to fill a full-time position within an innovative company. As Entry Level Accountant, you will assist with accounts payable/receivable, journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. You will also be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting throughout the monthly close. You will lend your skills in assisting the development and implementation of accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This opportunity offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

Key responsibilities

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

  • Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

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

  • Produce journal entries and perform the month end close under minimal supervision

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

  • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

  • Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner

  • In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

  • Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

Apply today and contact Andy Brus at (319) 382-2608 for details!

Requirements

  • Pivot Table, VLOOKUP

  • Accounts Payable (AP)

  • Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Aging Accounts

  • Journal Entries

  • Communication

  • Account Analysis

  • Financial Reporting

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 1.888.490.5461. 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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