accounting | Staff Accountant in Schaumburg, IL

Staff Accountant

  • Robert Half Finance & Accounting
  • 932 National Pkwy
  • Schaumburg, IL 60173
  • Full-Time



Ref ID: 01310-#######174

Classification: Accountant - Staff

Compensation: $60,000.00 to $65,000.00 per year

Robert Half Finance has a full-time opportunity for Staff Accountant candidates who want to become a critical part of an innovative company. Public accounting experience is mandatory (small/medium/large firm). 1+ year in public accounting experience needed. To be successful, challenges and multiple moving components should excite candidates. You might be a good fit for this Staff Accountant position if you can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. This role is for someone who wants to perform internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. This company, based in the Schaumburg, Illinois area, offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded. We're looking for people who are detail-oriented and analytical thinkers with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Your responsibilities - Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation - Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested - Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll - Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation - Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting - Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments - Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner - Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation - Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations - Take part in various department-wide initiatives
- Efficient in ERP systems - Proficient with spreadsheets and databases - Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment - Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Proven knowledge of general ledger - Foundational knowledge in bank reconciliations - tax experience - Experience with financial reconciliation - Depreciation experience - Proficiency in account reconciliation - Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines - 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience - experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities - Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast paced environment - Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail

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.

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