Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in OSSINING, New York

If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Accountemps that you may want to check out. Based in the Ossining, New York region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted long term temporary opportunity where effort is rewarded. As Staff Accountant, you will be responsible for preparing monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position is very involved as it will produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. And during the monthly close, your responsibilities will also cover various aspects of internal reporting. In addition, you will take part in compliance, communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes.

TO APPLY PLEASE SEND YOUR RESUME TO ROBERT.GERMINARO@ACCOUNTEMPS.COM

What you get to do every day

  • Offer succinct analysis on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a clear and concise manner

  • Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

  • Take part in various department-wide initiatives

  • Be responsible for account reconciliations including prepaid expenses, payroll, and other assignments

  • Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision

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

  • Maintain monthly payment schedules

  • Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management

  • Support implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

TO APPLY PLEASE SEND YOUR RESUME TO ROBERT.GERMINARO@ACCOUNTEMPS.COM

  • Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes

  • Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Excel

  • Bank reconciliations experience

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Deep understanding of month end closings

  • Trial balance experience highly desired

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

  • Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Knowledgeable of ERP systems

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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