Robert Half Finance & Accounting Staff Accountant in HOOVER, Alabama

If you're looking for work as a full-time Staff Accountant with growth potential into a Controller in 3-5 years than this may be the challenge you are looking for. Candidates looking to advance their careers while receiving competitive compensation and excellent benefits will be interested in this position. Are you an entrepreneurial, ambitious, and detail-oriented Staff Accountant? You could join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort, through Robert Half Finance. This company, based in the Hoover, Alabama area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. This role's duties will require you to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. If you want to participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, this role might be right for you. To be preferred for this position, you will need to have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. How you will make an impact - Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments - Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting - Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation - Maintain intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation - In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations - Periodic maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries - Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process, which includes monthly financial close workbook preparation - Upon request, take part in special projects and impromptu reporting - Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision - Coordinate and analyze a variety of financial data, then report it in a way that is useful and understandable - Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll - Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to 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.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 844.539.2523 for additional information.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2018 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

Req ID: 00100-0010478461

Functional Role: Accountant - Staff

Country: USA

State: AL


Postal Code: 35244-1881

Compensation: $40,000.00 to $50,000.00 per year

Requirements: Key Requirements For This Position: 1. Recent Graduates with Accounting degrees and at least 1+ year of internship or relevant accounting experience. 2. Must have Bachelors degree or greater in Accounting 3. Someone that can problem solve and who is a self-starter. Someone that has an entrepreneurial mindset.