Robert Half International Staff Accountant in HONOLULU, Hawaii

If you're looking to build your career in accounting, there's currently a Staff Accountant position through Accountemps that you may want to check out. Set in the Honolulu, Hawaii area, the company offering this short term temporary opportunity encourages innovation and rewards effort in the work place. Responsibilities held by the Staff Accountant include the preparation of monthly and year-end closings, journal entries, fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. This position spends a fair amount of time producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. You'll also have responsibility over various aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will also communicate with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, play an active role in compliance, and review schedules for the reporting processes.

Major responsibilities

  • Complete month end close, journal entries, without supervision

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

  • Manage the design and creation of balance sheet analysis and communicate reports to management

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

  • Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Be a part of various department-wide initiatives

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

  • Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

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

  • Maintain monthly payment schedules

  • Ability to meet deadlines

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

  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

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

  • Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision

  • 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

  • ERP system experience

  • General familiarity with QuickBooks

  • Proven knowledge of financial statement preparation

  • Expertise in audit schedules

  • tax experience preferred

  • Experience with payroll

  • Strong familiarity with auditing

  • Well-founded grasp of financial statements consolidation

  • Practical knowledge of QuickBooks Pro

  • Financial auditing experience

  • Quality experience with full charge bookkeeping

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

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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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