Exciting opportunity for a Staff Accountant to join a growing publicly traded pharmaceutical company in Rockville MD with revenues exceeding $400M annually. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment with bountiful opportunities for professional development. My client has a very positive, energetic and collaborative environment. The Staff Accountant will provide hands-on processing of day to day accounting transactions and participate in the monthly close process. Specific responsibilities will include: journal entries, account reconciliations, account analysis and assisting with the annual audit among other duties.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Handles numerous day to day accounting issues, including but not limited to reconciling account balances, account analysis, journal entries, and assists with annual audit procedures.
Responsible for account reconciliations and preparation of supporting schedules.
Communicates with other departments as needed to ensure financial information is correct as of the end of each month.
Prepares entries and schedules related to the monthly close.
Documentation of monthly close processes and procedures. This will include both the formal accounting policies as well as the informal desktop procedures documenting how to perform each step.
Assist with other tasks and responsibilities as needed.
Interested candidates, please submit your resume to Lee Chernett, AVP at Robert Half Finance & Accounting, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Lee Chernett on 703.760.7662. Please contact your Robert Half representative if you have a preexisting relationship with one of my colleagues.
- BS is Accounting, Finance or related area of study
- Relevant internships - a few years of accounting experience
- Excellent written & verbal communication skills
- Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines in a fast paced environment
- Highly organized
- Strong attention to detail while multi-tasking
- Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite
- Collaborative team player
- Experience in pharmaceutical, biotech or other high-tech environment
Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to 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.
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2019 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.
Salary: USD50000.00 - 60000.00 / Yearly
Location: ROCKVILLE, MD
Date Posted: Wed, 31 Jul 2019
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 04530-0011100414
Staffing Area: Finance