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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa

Description

This terrific Transport company is seeking a full-time Staff Accountant. Looking for strong compensation and excellent benefits? This position could advance your career! Staff Accountant candidates who are ambitious and detail-oriented will be interested in Robert Half Finance's opportunity to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort. Based in the Omaha Metro area area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. In this role, it will be critical for you to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. If you think you can participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, this role might be right for you. You might be our ideal candidate, if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.

What you get to do every day

  • Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

  • Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request

  • Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

  • Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting

  • Prepare monthly financial close workbooks to support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process

  • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

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

  • Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision

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

For immediate consideration, email a resume to chad.leriger@roberthalf.com

Requirements

  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

  • Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • GAAP Accounting experience

  • Proficiency in general ledger

  • Bank reconciliations experience preferred

  • Expertise in financial statement preparation

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

  • ERP system experience

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Strong attention to detail

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

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.

© 2020 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use (www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use).

Salary: $50,000.00 - $60,000.00 / Yearly

Location: COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA

Date Posted: January 13, 2021

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 02500-0011642230

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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