Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in Overland Park, Kansas

Accountemps is looking for a Staff Accountant for a short term temporary-to-fulltime role. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. You will have responsibility for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in SOX compliance, review schedules for the 10Q and 10K 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 Overland Park, KS area, this company offers an engaging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.

What you get to do every day - Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision - Offer descriptions of a large number of financial data and communicate insights in a useful and understandable manner - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed - Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management - Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Participate in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Take part the in implementation and adherence to internal controls under SOX accounting procedures, ensuring compliance with GAAP - Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Support fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Be a part of various department-wide initiatives

If you enjoy solving problems and taking on difficult challenges this is the role for you! Email your resume to Abigail.wheeler@accountemps.com

Bachelor?s Degree in Accounting or a related field of study preferred Minimum 2-4 years of related work experience Exceptional communication skills #150; both written and verbal Tech-savvy with strong computer skills. Prior experience with ERP system (Microsoft Dynamics GP, Yardi, Netsuite) a plus The ability to multi-task in a friendly, work 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.

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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