• Staff Accountant

    Robert HalfVan Nuys, CA 91482

    Job #1632065090

  • Description

    There is an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant with a fast paced start up company, this Staff Accountant will be working directly under the CEO and will grow as the business grows. Those looking to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort will be interested in this opportunity for ambitious and detail-oriented candidates. This company, based in the Van Nuys, California area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. Preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and being responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close will be essential for this role. Candidates who can participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes will be preferred for this role. This could be the ideal position for you, if you have a hunger to grow a business and learn from an entrepreneurial minded CEO.

    How you will make an impact

    • Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls. Also ensure that accounting procedures comply with GAAP

    • In-depth knowledge of reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

    • Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on

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

    • Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives

    • Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation

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

    • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

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

    • Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request

    • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

    • Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

    • Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation

    Requirements - Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

    • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

    • Mature organizational, written and verbal communication skills

    • Experience with ERP systems

    • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

    • Detailed and have the ability work independently

    • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

    • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

    • Proven knowledge of financial statement preparation

    • Strong familiarity with Accounts Payable (AP)

    • Well-founded grasp of bookkeeping

    • Experience with Daily Cash Receipts

    • General ledger experience preferred

    • QuickBooks experience desired

    • Accounts Receivable (AR) experience

    • Outstanding analytical, quantitative and social skills

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

    • 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

    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.

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