accounting | Staff Accountant in Rochester, MN

Staff Accountant

  • Robert Half Finance & Accounting
  • 4300 31st Ave NW
  • Rochester, MN 55901
  • Full-Time



Ref ID: 02300-#######495

Classification: Accountant - Staff

Compensation: $70,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year

Hoping to advance your career while receiving strong compensation and excellent benefits? Staff Accountants looking to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort will be interested in Robert Half's opportunity for ambitious and detail-oriented candidates. This is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity in the Rochester, Minnesota area, at a company where effort is rewarded. This position is for candidates with the ability 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. This is a position you will thrive in, if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Reach out to Jack Sweetman at 952-###-#### or [Click Here to Email Your Resum ] for more information. Key responsibilities - Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision - Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks - Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries - Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations - Maintain depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation - 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 - Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable - Handle intercompany transactions, billings, and reconciliation - Maintain capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Assemble analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management reporting - Partake in various department-wide initiatives
- Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems - High attention to detail - Ability to meet deadlines - Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment - Solid understanding of account reconciliation - Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases - Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills - Recent and relevant accounting experience - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Competent with spreadsheets and databases - Sharp, analytical thinking abilities, always seeking to draw connections and identify the \"why\" - Knowledgeable of ERP systems

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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