Staff Accountant

18 Aug 2023

Description Robert Half is looking for a Staff Accountant to fill a long-term contract position at a growing Construction company. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, and general ledger reconciliation. You will participate in compliance including quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the reporting processes. This Chattanooga, Tennessee based company is offering an opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded.Key responsibilities

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

Be a part of various initiatives spanning multiple departments

Assist in monthly financial close workbook preparation, including annual closing process

Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting

Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner

Carry out month end close, journal entries, without supervision

Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed

Maintain intricate journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll


BA/BS in Accounting or Finance

1-3 years of Staff Accountant experience

Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Excel skills

Proven knowledge of ERP systems

Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

Be detailed, flexible, and organized

Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

Outstanding organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

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

Budget management experience

Comprehensive knowledge of general ledger

All candidates must undergo drug and background screening for considerationRobert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit for more information.© 2023 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use ( .

  • ID: #50241597
  • State: Tennessee Chattanooga 37401 Chattanooga USA
  • City: Chattanooga
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Showed: 2023-08-18
  • Deadline: 2023-10-18
  • Category: Et cetera