Robert Half Staff Accountant in CINCINNATI, Ohio
Description Are you an experienced accountant with a keen eye for accuracy? Robert Half has an exciting opportunity for a Staff Accountant at a rapidly-growing organization in the Higher Education industry that you should check out! This is career-building opportunity is located in the Cincinnati, Ohio region and offered on a long-term contract / temporary basis. In this role, the Staff Accountant holds responsibility for preparing monthly and year-end closings, fixed asset maintenance, journal entries, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. A great deal of time in this position will be spent producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. And during the monthly close, your responsibilities will also cover various aspects of internal reporting. You'll also be reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, communicating with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and playing an active role in compliance.
Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
Produce complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
Be a part of various department-wide initiatives
Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process
Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management
Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
Conduct month end close, journal entries, without supervision
Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner
Manage capital lease and monthly payment schedules Requirements - Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Current and relevant ERP system experience
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Competent with spreadsheets and databases
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Recent and relevant accounting experience
Strong analytical capabilities and discernment
Bank reconciliations experience desired
Expertise in Accounts Payable (AP)
Experience with Blackbaud
Proficiency in Accounts Receivable (AR)
Journal Entry experience preferred
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