Robert Half

Vance, AL

Accounting Specialist

Ref ID : 00100-0011700674

Classification : Staff Accountant

Compensation : $19.00 to $23.00 hourly

If you're an experienced Accountant with a knack for accuracy, Accountemps has a terrific opportunity for you to check out.

In the role of Accounting Specialist role, you will be responsible for billing, job costing, monthly accruals, reconciliations, tracking projects and preparing financial reports.

When it's time for the monthly close, you'll be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting. You will also participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and look over schedules for the reporting processes.

This Vance, Alabama based company is offering a temporary-to-full-time opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature.

It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.

Responsibilities :

  • Report on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
  • Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision
  • Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll
  • Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process
  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
  • Participate in various initiatives spanning multiple departments
  • Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules
  • Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management
  • Help with the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
  • Maintain fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation
  • The ideal candidate for this position will have 5+ years of accounting experience and good knowledge of billing processes.

    Must have intermediate to advanced Excel skills, including pivot tables, formulas and vlookup experience. If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please apply online today!

    Job Requirements :

  • Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
  • Recent and relevant accounting experience
  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
  • Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills
  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
  • Billing experience
  • General familiarity with Create Reports
  • Practical knowledge of Create Reports
  • Well-founded grasp of Job Cost
  • Proven knowledge of Prepare Quotes
  • Quality experience with Accounts Receivable (AR)
  • JD Edwards EnterpriseOne experience highly desired
  • Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Excel
  • Monthly Accruals experience desired
  • Deep understanding of Billing Functions
  • BA / BS degree not required
  • High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
  • Experience with ERP systems
  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities
  • 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.

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    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.

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