Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Houston, Texas
Description If you're looking to further your career in accounting and enjoy solving complex problems, Accountemps has a terrific short-term temporary-to-full-time Staff Accountant position available for you to check out. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. You will have responsibility for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will play an active role in compliance, collaborate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This position is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded and the role is based in the Houston, Texas region.
Maintain monthly payment schedules
Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Play a role 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
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed
Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Participate in various department-wide initiatives Requirements - Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
5+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Proficient in ERP systems
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger
Expertise in Accounts Receivable (AR)
Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire 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 named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. 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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