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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in LANSING, Michigan

Description If you're interested in becoming a critical part of an innovative company, you might be the full-time Staff Accountant Robert Half Finance is looking for. We're looking for people who are driven by a challenging work environment with many components. If you can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation, you might be right for this Staff Accountant position. This role will involve internal reporting during the monthly close, participation in compliance, interaction with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and reviewing schedules reporting processes. Located in the Lansing, Michigan area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. If you are a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets, you will thrive in this role.

Your responsibilities

  • Assist with the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • In-depth experience with reconciling month end balance sheet accounts

  • Regular maintenance and reconciliation of journal entries

  • Contribute to the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision

  • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions

  • Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management

  • Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • Impromptu reporting and special projects, when requested

  • Manage reconciliation, depreciation, and fixed asset ledgers

  • Survey and organize various financial data, reporting it in a useful and understandable manner

  • Arrange schedules for capital lease and monthly payments

  • Partake in a variety of department-wide initiatives Requirements

  • Excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases

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

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • Corporate Tax experience desired

  • Knowledge of account reconciliation

  • Proficiency in Financial Statement

  • High attention to detail

If you are interested in the Staff Accountant, please apply or contact to Jimmy Tunney at (517) 324-4468.

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.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

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