Entry Level Staff Accountant

Posted 1 month ago by Robert Half
Hopkins, MN
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description

Description If you’re looking to build your career in accounting, there’s currently a Staff Accountant position through Robert Half that you may want to check out. The company offering this terrific long-term contract / contract / contract / temporary to full-time opportunity is based in the Hopkins, Minnesota region and provides rewards for hard work. Your duties will include preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. The majority of time spent will be dedicated to producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. And during the monthly close, your responsibilities will also cover various aspects of internal reporting. In addition, your responsibilities include communicating with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, playing an active role in compliance, and reviewing schedules for the reporting processes.

What you get to do every day

– Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules

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

– Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

– Take part in various department-wide initiatives

– Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management

– Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner

– Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

– Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

– Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

– Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll Requirements Requirements – Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

– High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

– Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

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

– Billing experience preferred

– Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)

– Coding Invoices experience

– Proven knowledge of SAP

– Experience with Month-end Close Activities

– Accounts Receivable (AR) experience preferred

– Ability to meet deadlines

– Skilled with ERP systems

– Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

– Competent with spreadsheets and databases

– Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

– Recent and relevant accounting experience

– Self-starter and strong ethical standards

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 1.888.490.3195. 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 legally 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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