Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas

Accountemps is searching for a Staff Accountant for a long term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity with a fast-growing company. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. You will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will provide support in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in compliance, review schedules for the reporting processes, and work alongside our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position is very involved as it will produce Cash Flow projections, Budgets, and Financial Statements. Based in the Little Rock, Arkansas region, this company offers an engaging and mulit-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

How you will make an impact

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

  • Assist in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision

  • Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Oversee the creation of monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for reporting to management

  • Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation

  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives

  • Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll

  • Expertise in accounts receivable

  • Proficiency in general ledger

  • Accounts payable experience desired

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Proficient in ERP systems

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

  • 3+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

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

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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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