Robert Half

Robert Half

Jacksonville, FL

Staff Accountant

$55,000-$65,000 / YEAR
Ref ID: 01120 [ Phone number blocked ]

Classification: Staff Accountant

Compensation: $55000.00 to $65000.00 yearly

Robert Half Finance is offering a full-time position for a skilled Staff Accountant to join their dynamic, rapidly-growing team. As a Staff Accountant, you will be in charge of preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. During the monthly close, you will also be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting. Lend your skills towards developing and implementing accounting policies. Also, you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This role is very integrated as it plays a part in the production of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the Jacksonville, Florida area, this role is a career-building, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a non-profit organization that recognizes and rewards hard work.


What you get to do every single day


- Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP


- Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll


- Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting


- Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks


- Partake in various department-wide initiatives


- Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation


- Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation


- Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested


- Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations


- Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision


- Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries


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

Job Requirements

- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment


- Recent and relevant accounting experience


- Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases


- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines


- Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills


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


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


- Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills


- Sage Intacct experience


- Strong familiarity with non-profit fund accounting


- Journal entries experience highly desired


- Demonstrated knowledge of account reconciliation


- Adeptness in month end closings


- QuickBooks experience preferred


- General familiarity with account reconciliation


- General ledger experience preferred


- Proficient with spreadsheets and databases


- Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment



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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