Robert Half Accountemps Staff Accountant in El Segundo, California

An up-and-coming firm has teamed up with Accountemps to find an efficient Staff Accountant to join their growing team. In this role, you will have responsibility over the preparation of journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. Many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close will be your reponsibility. In addition, you'll be in communication with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, participating in compliance, and reviewing schedules for the reporting processes. A highly involved position, it works to produce Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. Based in the El Segundo, California area, this company is offering a short term temporary opportunity that's sure to challenge as well as reward effort.

What you get to do every day

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

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

  • Organize capital lease and monthly payment schedules

  • Perform month end close, journal entries with minimum supervision

  • Ad-hoc tasks and special projects, as needed

  • Carry out fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation

  • Be responsible for analysis of income statements and balance sheets and communicate findings to management

  • Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments

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

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

If you are interested in this position, please send your resumes to Raymond.Teh@accountemps.com

• BA/BS or equivalent?in Accounting, Finance or Economics preferred • At least 2?years?of Accounting experience • Strong proficiency in Excel and other Microsoft Program?skills required • Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus • Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail a plus • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines • Detail oriented, ability to multi-task, work independently and prioritize tasks

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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